PCMarket names BES12 Best Enterprise Mobile Device Management Product

Amidst the earnings report news, BlackBerry also announced the win of a major IT award In Hong Kong. The Best of IT Awards are organized annually, by leading Hong Kong IT publication PCMarket and serve to recognize the most popular IT products and services from the preceding year. This time around BES12 was named Best Enterprise Mobile Device Management Product, 2014 at award ceremonies held on March 24th.

"We are delighted BES12 has been named the best Enterprise Mobile Device Management service in its class by PCMarket readers. BES12 is the foundation of BlackBerry's enterprise portfolio. This award shows that PCMarket readers recognize that we are delivering on our promise to design and develop enterprise solutions that drive secure communications and collaboration for our customers." Gallant Leon, Managing Director, North Asia at BlackBerry, said.

BES12 securely manages devices from all of the major enterprise mobile platforms, not just BlackBerry and is a massive part of BlackBerry's extensive portfolio of enterprise security, productivity, and communication and collaboration services.

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BlackBerry Wins Major IT Award In Hong Kong

PCMarket Names BES12 Best Enterprise Mobile Device Management Product, 2014

Hong Kong – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that BES12™: a cross-platform EMM solution by BlackBerry®, has been named best Enterprise Mobile Device Management product of 2014, at the 'Best of IT Awards' ceremony in Hong Kong.

The Best of IT Awards are organized annually, by leading Hong Kong IT publication PCMarket. The awards recognize the most popular IT products and services from the preceding year. Award entrants are evaluated by PCMarket readers and a judging panel of industry experts, who then vote for the best technologies in each category.

On collecting the award at the March 24th award ceremony in Hong Kong, Gallant Leon, Managing Director, North Asia at BlackBerry, said: "We are delighted BES12 has been named the best Enterprise Mobile Device Management service in its class by PCMarket readers. BES12 is the foundation of BlackBerry's enterprise portfolio. This award shows that PCMarket readers recognize that we are delivering on our promise to design and develop enterprise solutions that drive secure communications and collaboration for our customers."

BES12 securely manages devices from all of the major enterprise mobile platforms. The service is the foundation for BlackBerry's extensive portfolio of enterprise security, productivity, and communication and collaboration services that help organizations securely connect employees with each other and with the corporate information and machines that are required to get their jobs done.

BES12 simplifies the task of mobilizing an organization by providing a single command and control center for managing the availability and usage of devices, apps, activities and mission-critical data. Its expanded EMM capabilities can manage any mobile deployment model such as BYOD, COPE and COBO, and is built on BlackBerry's trusted network.

For more information on BES12, visit www.BlackBerry.com/BES12.

About BlackBerry

A global leader in mobile communications, BlackBerry® revolutionized the mobile industry when it was introduced in 1999. Today, BlackBerry aims to inspire the success of our millions of customers around the world by continuously pushing the boundaries of mobile experiences. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, BlackBerry operates offices in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America. The Company trades under the ticker symbols "BB" on the Toronto Stock Exchange and "BBRY" on the NASDAQ. For more information, visit www.BlackBerry.com.