Insyde® Software Enables Absolute Software’s Firmware-Embedded Persistence® Technology for Snapdragon® Compute Platforms

Extends Absolute’s Secure Device Management and Self-Healing Endpoint Capabilities to Broader Range of Enterprise-Ready Devices 

TAIPEI, TAIWAN and SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA – September 22, 2022 – Insyde® Software, a leading provider of UEFI BIOS and systems management software and Absolute Software™, the only provider of self-healing, intelligent security solutions, today announced the optimization of Absolute Persistence® technology for use with the Snapdragon® 8cx Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7c+ Gen 3 Compute Platforms.  

Absolute Persistence represents the industry standard in endpoint security and remote management, with the technology hosted on over 600 million devices around the world. Today’s announcement brings the same proven firmware-embedded management and self-healing capabilities from x86-based endpoints to enterprise-ready devices powered by ARM architecture-based Snapdragon compute platforms.

To help enable Absolute Persistence on the Snapdragon compute platform, Insyde Software worked closely with Absolute and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., providing its BIOS expertise to advance the technology integration and validation.

“We are thrilled to see Absolute Persistence optimized for Snapdragon compute platforms and appreciate our partnership with Insyde in bringing this to fruition,” said Dr. Nicko van Someren, Chief Technology Officer at Absolute. “Together, we are helping to enable today’s security-conscious organizations with a broader range of devices featuring the essential self-healing and cyber resilience capabilities that our patented Persistence technology delivers.”

“We are proud to have the opportunity to work with Absolute Software and Qualcomm Technologies to bring this critical enterprise solution to market,” said Alan Lo, VP of Insyde Software’s Personal Computing Group. “Our mutual customers can leverage this technology integration to deploy enterprise-ready devices that combine Absolute’s firmware-embedded Persistence with the many security, performance and connectivity features that Snapdragon compute platforms offer.”

About Insyde Software

Insyde Software ( is a leading worldwide provider of UEFI firmware, systems management solutions and custom engineering services for companies in the mobile, server, desktop and IoT (Internet-of-Things) computing industries. The company is publicly held (GTSM: 6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with U.S. headquarters in Westborough, MA. The company’s customers include the world’s leading computing, communications and storage device designers and manufacturers.

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