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BlackBerry Subsidiary, IBM, Samsung Develop Tablet for Gov’t and Enterprise

BlackBerry‘s Secusmart subsidiary has worked with IBM and Samsung to develop a tablet that supports SecuSUITE for BlackBerry 10 to enable secure mobile communications for government and enterprise users. BlackBerry said Saturday the SecuTABLET is based on Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and is awaiting security certification for classified data from the German Federal Office …

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Vivek Kundra: BlackBerry, Salesforce Form Enterprise Mobile Market Partnership

Salesforce.com and BlackBerry have partnered to develop a mobility product that combines Salesforce’s Customer Success Platform and BlackBerry’s enterprise mobility management tools in an effort to support the productivity, security and collaboration requirements of a mobile workforce. BlackBerry said Thursday its BES12 software works to deliver customer relationship management and device management to deliver mobile end-to-end services across enterprise mobile …

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BlackBerry’s Jeffrey Ait: Incentive Policies Could Help Address Cybersecurity Talent Shortage

The need for stronger cyber protection has reached a “critical juncture” and lawmakers should consider introducing measures to close the information technology skills shortage, BlackBerry‘s Jeffrey Ait writes in an opinion piece for Nextgov. Ait, BlackBerry vice president and head of its U.S. public sector business, says two recent studies …

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Marty Beard Joins BlackBerry as COO; John Chen Comments

Marty Beard, formerly chairman and CEO of LiveOps Inc., has joined BlackBerry Ltd. as chief operating officer. Beard will oversee BlackBerry’s marketing, BlackBerry 10 application development efforts, customer care and quality operations, BlackBerry said Monday. He will also be responsible for establishing best practices and processes. “Marty brings extensive experience …

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BlackBerry Project to Develop Resources for Internet of Things; John Chen Comments

BlackBerry has launched at this week’s O’Reilly Solid Conference in San Francisco its Project Ion series of initiatives to drive the Internet of Things by developing resources to extract insight from large amounts of data. “Billions of connections, generating trillions of transactions and exabytes of data daily, will require platforms that can …

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Bob Fecteau: SAIC Adopts BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 Server

Science Applications International Corp. has implemented the BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 platform to manage and secure corporate mobile devices that run on BlackBerry, Apple iOS and Android operating systems. SAIC has also deployed BlackBerry 10 smartphones and a Secure Work Space containerization platform that works to separate business and personal data, …

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Verizon Unveils BlackBerry 10 Enterprise App for Healthcare Clients; Mike Ross Comments

Verizon has rolled out BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 for healthcare providers to use when accessing medical data and addressing patient privacy and security regulations. The BES10 regulated offering works to protect data, minimize risks and simplify deployments through Verizon’s 4G LTE network, Verizon said June 10. HIMSS Analytics says two-thirds …

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SteelCloud Software Aimed To Help Pentagon Blackberry Upgrade; Brian Hajost Comments

Herndon, Va.-based SteelCloud has released a new virtualization software aimed at helping the U.S. Defense Department transition to the new Blackberry operating system. SteelCloud’s MobileWorks for BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 is a VMware appliance intended to comply with Defense Information Systems Agency requirements for secure computer systems, SteelCloud said Tuesday. “SteelCloud brings years of experience …

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RIM, ICE to Pilot Blackberry10; Scott Totzke Comments

Research In Motion will begin a pilot program with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for RIM’s BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 mobile enterprise management platform and BlackBerry 10 smartphones in early 2013. RIM said the agency will be among the first government entities to pilot the new Blackberry platform. “ICE has …

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Blackberry 10 Approved for Enterprise Govt Deployment; Michael Brown Comments

Smartphones running BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 have been approved for enterprise deployment into U.S. and Canadian agencies, Research and Motion announced Thursday. The National Institute of Standards and Technology issues Federal Information Processing Standard 140 to coordinate the requirements and standards for certifying cryptographic modules. Blackberry 10 …

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ICE Dropping Blackberry For iPhone

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency wants to acquire 17,676 Apple iPhone devices for its staff, officially replacing Blackberry phones after eight years, Information Week reports. J. Nicholas Hoover writes ICE is among several agencies that are switching to Apple iOS devices from Blackberry, including the Federal Air Marshall …

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