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Sam_Reynolds November 29, 2011 10:37 AM

RIM Launches Cross-Platform Smartphone Management Tool
 
In a step that may mark the beginning of an exit from the hardware market, embattled smartphone manufacturer Research in Motion (RIM) is rolling out software that allows enterprise customers to manage and secure iPhone and Android devices using Blackberry technology.

Read more here: RIM Launches Cross-Platform Smartphone Management Tool | Hardware Canucks

Arinoth November 29, 2011 10:50 AM

This is a step in the right direction for RIM, though really this should have been out a year or two ago. Though I suspect it may have taken a while to get some deals/agreements in place with Apple and Google.

Skyllz November 29, 2011 10:52 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Arinoth (Post 573902)
This is a step in the right direction for RIM, though really this should have been out a year or two ago. Though I suspect it may have taken a while to get some deals/agreements in place with Apple and Google.

I wonder how many patents it costed RIM to pull this one off since everyone know that Apple likes to be paid in Patent now, not money anymore :rofl:

FlyingFish November 29, 2011 02:27 PM

Good to see that RIM is trying something new to try and stay alive. Hope it works out for them.


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