BlackBerry is proud to be a Platinum sponsor at the upcoming IBM Connect Event in Orlando from January 27–31, 2013. This year, IBM Connect takes on greater importance for RIM as they’ll be sharing the details of BlackBerry at the show in parallel to the global BlackBerry 10 launch events on January 30th. Attendees at IBM Connect will have [...]
Another day brings yet another rumor of acquisitions of RIM. Todays big rumour is about IBM making an informal inquiry about acquiring RIM’s enterprise services unit. Neither company has made an formal comment on this rumour, but according to someone close to the matter IBM did make an informal inquiry.
Today news has broken that Qantas Airlines in Australia is getting ready to move all their 1,300 employees off of BlackBerry smartphones and moving them to iPhones. The company has done surveys within the organization and has found that the majority of their employees would prefer to have an iPhone over a BlackBerry. Further more [...]
IBM and RIM have partnered up to offer BlackBerry PlayBook’s to the City of Cambridge. This is great news for RIM, but why would the field workers need a PlayBook? The reason “enhance Asset Management and related business processes for the municipality”. Since last June the workers have been utilizing IBM’s Analytics for City Services [...]