Stop Data Theft in Its Tracks with Computrace

By Andrew Garcia  |  Posted 2006-04-17 Print this article Print

Review: Computrace insures that your data will remain out of the hands of thieves, even if your laptop doesn't.

Absolute Softwares Computrace Data Protection provides some nice insurance for corporations, allowing them to wipe clean critical data from laptop computers stolen in crimes of casual opportunity, but it wont deter knowledgeable and resourceful thieves more interested in the data than the hardware itself.

Click here to read the full review of Computrace Data Protection.

Andrew cut his teeth as a systems administrator at the University of California, learning the ins and outs of server migration, Windows desktop management, Unix and Novell administration. After a tour of duty as a team leader for PC Magazine's Labs, Andrew turned to system integration - providing network, server, and desktop consulting services for small businesses throughout the Bay Area. With eWEEK Labs since 2003, Andrew concentrates on wireless networking technologies while moonlighting with Microsoft Windows, mobile devices and management, and unified communications. He produces product reviews, technology analysis and opinion pieces for, eWEEK magazine, and the Labs' Release Notes blog. Follow Andrew on Twitter at andrewrgarcia, or reach him by email at

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