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BlackBerry brings BES to Windows Phone, offers encrypted BBM

Tuesday 25 February 2014 | 10:23 CET | News
BlackBerry has announced new products for the enterprise market, including expanding BES to the Windows Phone platform and an encrypted version of its messaging service BBM. In addition, the new EZ Pass programme will offer free migration from older versions of BES and other mobile device management platforms to BES10. In an offer available from 31 March until the end of January 2014, BlackBerry will match any existing BES or MDM service with a Silver level BES10 perpetual licence and provide free Advantage-level technical support with the new licence. Under the new BES pricing structure,

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