Symphony Secure Collaboration Service Now Available on the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform from BlackBerry
NEW YORK – BLACKBERRY SECURITY SUMMIT – July 19, 2016 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, and Symphony Communication Services, LLC, the secure collaboration and workflow technology company, today announced the availability of Symphony’s iOS application on the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform.
Customers using BlackBerry’s mobility solutions have the highest levels of encryption and security for mobile application data – both in motion and at rest. As Symphony´s cloud-based communications service is now certified “Secured by Good” on mobile devices, businesses can leverage the solution within the Good secure container and customers can download Symphony from the Good Dynamics marketplace.
“With the support of Symphony’s collaboration solution, we are expanding the portfolio of third-party business applications for Good Dynamics and supplementing our overall EMM strategy,” said Billy Ho, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Product and Value Added Solutions, BlackBerry. “These applications help to grow our enterprise ecosystem and give businesses focused non-security alternative messaging capabilities.”
“We are thrilled to extend access to the Symphony app to organizations using the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform,” said Barry Castle, Chief Marketing Officer, Symphony. “Symphony’s secure collaboration platform uses state of the art encryption so that individuals and teams can reach new levels of efficiency while meeting information security and compliance requirements. This collaboration with BlackBerry will facilitate further expansion of our ecosystem.”
By using the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform, organizations can ensure that every app deployed on the platform can meet the demanding requirements of the mobile enterprise. Good Dynamics is mobilizing a broad range of business apps, no matter if they are core collaboration apps, ISV apps, or custom-developed business apps.
Good Dynamics is also tightly integrated with BES12 for secure holistic end-to-end capabilities and available in the Good Secure EMM Suites from BlackBerry.
BlackBerry is securing a connected world, delivering innovative solutions across the entire mobile ecosystem and beyond. We secure the world’s most sensitive data across all end points – from cars to smartphones – making the mobile-first enterprise vision a reality. 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, visi www.BlackBerry.com.
The secure, cloud-based communications platform that connects markets and individuals, Symphony promotes collaboration and increases workflow productivity while maintaining organizational compliance. Founded in October 2014 and headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, the company has offices in New York, Chicago, Boston, Hong Kong, Singapore and London. Symphony has raised $170 million from the world’s largest financial institutions and recognized investors, including: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BlackRock, BNY Mellon, Citadel, Citi, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Google Inc., Goldman Sachs, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, Jefferies, Lakestar, Maverick, Merus Capital, Morgan Stanley, Natixis, Nomura, Societe Generale, UBS and Wells Fargo.