As part of its commitment and focus on enterprise mobility, BlackBerry has announced the opening of BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions Centres in Mumbai and Gurgaon. First-of-their-kind in India and the third in the world after the US and UK, the centres will cater to the needs of enterprise customers, providing them an experience of BlackBerry’s robust enterprise mobility management solutions including BES10, BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 and BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express, hosted and cloud-based options, and in market BlackBerry smartphones.
The BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions Centres will detail BES10 security architecture and how mobility can enhance corporate productivity. They will train BlackBerry Enterprise VARs and customers on deploying BES10, and plans to offer courses for BlackBerry certifications for IT administrators who are currently managing a BES infrastructure or want to enhance their skills on BlackBerry Enterprise Solutions. Inaugurating the Centres, Sunil Lalvani, Managing Director for India at BlackBerry said, “These first-of-their kind centres in India reflect BlackBerry’s deep and longterm commitment to the country and our customers.”
These centres are intended to help customers take advantage of the benefits of enterprise mobility. The initiative focuses on the growth and opportunities of the enterprise mobility market and ‘bring your own device’ trends in India, highlighting how BlackBerry’s leading EMM solutions can help businesses improve the productivity of their mobile workforces.
On another front, the BBM experience will continue to evolve for the Android and iPhone users of this service in the coming months. Future updates will include support for BBM Voice calling and BBM Video calling. That’s not all. Support for BBM Channels is also coming to other platforms. This new service will connect BBM users to communities of shared interests in a very engaging and intimate manner.