|BlackBerry arrives in Turkey|
Posted: 27-Jan-2005 [Source: RIM]
[RIM announces plans to bring its BlackBerry platform including always-on, push-based email to Turkey operating on Turkcell's GSM/GPRS network.]
Istanbul and Waterloo -- Turkcell and Research In Motion (RIM) today announced plans to offer BlackBerry(R), a leading wireless communications platform, to mobile customers in Turkey. BlackBerry will operate on Turkcell's GSM/GPRS network in Turkey and international roaming will be supported in countries where Turkcell has GPRS roaming agreements in place.
BlackBerry provides always-on, push-based, mobile access to e-mail and other communications and information for both individual and corporate customers. BlackBerry will enable Turkcell's subscribers to access e-mail, phone, text messaging, calendar, Internet browser, organizer and data applications via an integrated platform. With their BlackBerry device, users can easily and remotely manage their e-mail, appointments and contacts and access corporate applications.
For corporate customers, BlackBerry Enterprise Server(TM) software tightly integrates with Microsoft(R) Exchange and IBM(R) Lotus(R) Domino(TM) and works with existing enterprise systems to enable secure, push-based, wireless access to e-mail and other corporate data.
For individuals and smaller businesses, BlackBerry Internet Service(TM) allows users to access up to ten corporate and/or personal e-mail accounts (including Microsoft Exchange, IBM Lotus Domino and many popular ISP email accounts) from a single device.
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