In line with BlackBerry’s drive to return to profitability within 2 years, by focusing on enterprise and security, the company has made a number of strategic announcements today. Below are a few of them.
BlackBerry announced a strategic partnership with rival smartphone manufacturer, Samsung to provide a highly secure mobility solution for Android. As a result, early next year enterprise customers will have a new choice: a tightly integrated, end-to-end secure solution that brings together BES12 with Samsung Galaxy smartphones and tablets that include Samsung KNOX.
Also, BES12 cross-platform support has been announced. It securely manages apps and content across devices from every major mobile platform, including iOS, Android™, Windows Phone® and BlackBerry® devices. Vodafone, Rogers, SingTel and many more mobile operators around the world will resell BES12.
BlackBerry® Blend for the Enterprise, which makes it possible for employees to maximize their productivity by securely accessing personal and work data from their BlackBerry smartphone on any desktop or tablet.