BlackBerry’s cloud-based enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution, BES12 Cloud, has been certified through the HP Helion Ready Program.
As part of this ecosystem, BlackBerry can offer enterprise customers looking to leverage HP Helion OpenStack real value from their hybrid IT environments.
With this development, for those customers that want their software solutions to “just run” on HP
HP Helion OpenStack is based on open source cloud technology, providing many business advantages, from reducing costs through economies of scale and decreasing TCO to avoiding vendor lock-in and preserving workload portability.
Interestingly, it is also the common architectural foundation for the HP Helion Network, for which BlackBerry is the first EMM vendor.
The HP Helion Network is an ecosystem of service providers, value-added resellers, independent software vendors, and other partners that will collaborate with HP to build, sell and deliver public cloud/virtual private cloud services based on HP Helion technology.