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BLACKBERRY RELEASES KEY ENHANCEMENTS TO ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE PLATFORM
Nov 13, 2015
Waterloo, Ontario – November 12, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced several updates to its enterprise software portfolio that define new levels of productivity, set new standards for secure communication and enable seamless access to data and applications behind the firewall or in the cloud – across any mobile endpoint or platform.
Oct 19, 2015
Waterloo, Ontario – October 19, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that St. Louis County Emergency Management selected AtHoc, a division of BlackBerry, to provide a highly secure alerting and personnel accountability solution. The selection and deployment of the AtHoc solution was made in preparation for the one-year anniversary of the shooting and consequent demonstrations that gripped the streets of Ferguson in August 2014.
COLOMBIA’S OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CHOOSES BES12 FOR SECURE CROSS-PLATFORM ENTERPRISE MOBILITY MANAGEMENT
Oct 19, 2015
Bogota, Colombia – October 19, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that Fiscalía General de la Nación de Colombia, the Office of the Attorney General in Colombia, has selected BES®12: a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry for improved performance, control and security of the institution’s mobile communications. BES12 centralizes device management from one unified console and seamlessly supports iOS®, Android™ (including a wide range of Samsung KNOX and Android for Work smartphones and tablets), Windows Phone®, and BlackBerry® smartphones. Fiscalía General de la Nación de Colombia (FGN) upgraded its 2,000 BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 licenses to BES12 in order to have the ability to manage the growing BYOD trend inside the company in a secure manner. "Part of the Fiscalia’s mission is to develop and implement innovative tools of technology and communication to guarantee the independence, autonomy and access to justice for our constituents,” said Mr. Johny Montoya, Technology Media and Communications Coordinator of the CTI National Direction at FGN. “By choosing BES12 as our EMM provider, we ensure we’re at the forefront of security and productivity. BES12 allows us to securely access institutional information from anywhere to offer citizens efficient and prompt administration of justice.” “Fiscalia General de la Nación de Colombia handles sensitive information on a daily basis and requires that their institutional data remains secure, while also giving their team members choice in the device they want to use,” said Joao Stricker, Managing Director, LATAM Enterprise at BlackBerry. “BES12 is the only EMM solution that offers secure and flexible management of devices, applications, and content for BlackBerry devices and devices with other operating systems – all from one unified console. BES12 allows companies to align their corporate policies with end-user needs and preferences, without compromising corporate policies.” For more information about BES12, please visit www.blackberry.com/bes12. About BlackBerry BlackBerry is securing a connected world, delivering innovative solutions across the entire mobile ecosystem and beyond. We secure the world’s most sensitive data across all end points – from cars to smartphones – making the mobile-first enterprise vision a reality. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, BlackBerry operates offices in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America. The Company trades under the ticker symbols “BB” on the Toronto Stock Exchange and “BBRY” on the NASDAQ. For more information, visit www.BlackBerry.com. Media Contact: BlackBerry Media Relations (519) 597-7273 mediarelations@BlackBerry.com Investor Contact: BlackBerry Investor Relations (519) 888-7465 investor_relations@BlackBerry.com
Oct 18, 2015
Dubai, UAE – October 18, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that EMS, a BlackBerry Strategic Channel Partner, is now offering BES®12 Cloud in addition to BES12 on-premise. BES12 Cloud is a cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution that offers easy management of iOS, Android™, Windows Phone®, BlackBerry® 10 smartphones and tablets, as well as a wide range of Samsung KNOX and Android for Work smartphones and tablets. In addition to BES12 Cloud, EMS is now also offering Enhanced SIM-Based Licensing (ESBL) by BlackBerry, BlackBerry® Technical Support Services and BlackBerry’s Value Added Services through EMS’ 100 MNO partnerships across 63 countries in the Middle East & Africa, South East Asia, Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe.
Oct 13, 2015
Waterloo, Ontario – October 13, 2015 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has appointed The Honourable Wayne G. Wouters, PC, to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Wouters will also serve as a member of the audit and risk management committee of the Board of...
Oct 12, 2015
Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that China Mobile Hong Kong Co., Ltd. (“CMHK”), the wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile Limited, the world’s largest mobile network operator, is now offering BES12™ Cloud, a cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution that will provide easy management of iOS, Android™, Windows Phone®, BlackBerry® 10 smartphones and tablets, as well as a wide range of Samsung KNOX and Android for Work smartphones and tablets, to its enterprise customers.