BlackBerry Limited, today announced that Essar Group, a multinational corporation in the steel, energy, infrastructure and services sector, has upgraded to BES 12, a multi-OS EMM solution by BlackBerry.
Essar Group selected BES12 to securely manage their data, applications, and devices including iOS, Android, and BlackBerry smartphones.
BES12 centralizes device management from a single command and control center, and seamlessly supports multiple mobile platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry devices, as well as a wide range of Samsung KNOX and Android for Work smartphones and tablets.
"Our BYOD policy allows our employees to choose the device that meets their needs, and we implemented BES12 to deliver this flexibility without sacrificing security," said Jayantha Prabhu, Chief Technology Officer, Essar Group. "
He further added, "We're seeing a tremendous number of users bringing Android or iOS devices into the environment, along with our BlackBerry 10 smartphone deployment. With BES12, we don't have to worry about the security of the data on the devices our employees choose. We can provide our users with the mobile device experience that best suits their needs and simplify our EMM, with the peace of mind that our corporate data remains secure."
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"In a hyper-competitive world where seamless connectivity is critical, enterprises require a secure, scalable yet flexible EMM solution," said Matthew Tonkin VP- Carrier Sales & Distribution - APAC
"With BES12, Essar Group has adopted a future-ready mobility management platform that will drive productivity, security, communication and collaboration within the organization. We are delighted to partner with one of India's visionary leaders to help them scale as they expand and acquire new customers around the world."