For now the service lacks data backup and geofencing, but those features could be added in the future, Peterson said.
HP is also tailoring its business laptops with exclusive features to take advantage of the service. Its Elitebook business laptops coming later this year will have GPS-like technology so laptops can be tracked even when they are turned off. The feature isn't available on current Elitebooks.
Touchpoint Manager is available in the U.S., U.K., Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, India, Ireland and Japan. It will be available in more countries and languages next year.
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