Blackberry today announced that tjeor secure enterprise mobility solutions is now available on Microsoft Azure. Enterprises can opt to install and manage their BES12 deployment through the Azure platform without having to invest in their own IT infrastructure. Blackberry also announced that in the coming months, they will add the network crisis communication solution from AtHoc into the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.
“Working with Microsoft enables BlackBerry to provide our industry-leading enterprise software solutions to a larger business audience,” said Marty Beard, COO at BlackBerry. “By utilizing BlackBerry’s enterprise solutions through the Microsoft Azure cloud platform, customers have greater choice, more flexibility and the ability to reduce IT costs – backed by the gold standard in security, privacy and productivity.”
“We are excited to have customers advance their business while protecting IP and customer data with BlackBerry´s multi-OS EMM platform BES12 on the Microsoft Azure platform,” said Steve Guggenheimer, Corporate Vice President, Developer Experience & Evangelism and Chief Evangelist, Microsoft Corp.
BlackBerry and Microsoft will continue to collaborate to bring more integrated solutions for enterprise customers as many organizations that run BlackBerry´s secure enterprise solutions also deploy Microsoft solutions.