RIM unveils BlackBerry management center for small business

Research In Motion (RIM) announced BlackBerry Management
Center – a free online service for small businesses to centrally manage
company- or employee-owned BlackBerry smartphones in the cloud and protect
business-related content stored on the handsets.

The service is designed for businesses with up to 100
BlackBerry smartphones that access email services from an Internet service
provider or web-based email services like Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo!.

We are pleased to introduce RIM’s latest cloud service
designed specifically for small businesses,” said Alan Panezic, vice president,
Enterprise Product Management at Research In Motion. BlackBerry Management
Center is a free service and an effective way to centrally manage and support
employees’ BlackBerry smartphones in the cloud.”

Utilizing BlackBerry
Management Center, enterprises can manage company- or employee-owned
smartphones in the cloud, and helps to minimize risk from lost or stolen
handsets to keep business moving forward.

Small businesses can use the service to:

–  Wirelessly back up BlackBerry smartphones automatically
on a daily, weekly or monthly basis to aid in the recovery of lost
business-related content stored on the handset

–  Protect content on an employee’s lost or stolen
BlackBerry smartphone by remotely locking it and, if necessary, wiping the
contents, including the microSD card

–  Locate a lost BlackBerry smartphone by remotely locking
it, initiating a loud ring, and displaying a message on the Home screen

–  Easily restore the settings and content on a new or
replacement device

–   Reset a password

By Telecomlead.com Team
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