1. Alexandru Teodorescu's Avatar
    Hey, I'm a lone user and need BES server services. Why BlackBerry don't offer for us ( little companies with 1-3 user) a posibility to have BES Services . I suppose that the BES server needed can be created into BlackBerry Cloud services and in this way every simple user can have this protected communication.
    Thanks a lot for an answer!

    Proudly Z10 owner
    08-15-14 01:12 AM
  2. DaedalusIcarusHelios's Avatar
    I'm the only BlackBerry user at work and I run a BES just for me. Server software is free, and CAL was only $19 for a year. Only other cost would be your Windows license if you don't put BES on an existing server. I don't know about cloud BES, but that would seem a good option too.

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  3. DaedalusIcarusHelios's Avatar
    I'm the only BlackBerry user at work and I run a BES just for me. Server software is free, and CAL was only $19 for a year. Only other cost would be your Windows license if you don't put BES on an existing server. I don't know about cloud BES, but that would seem a good option too.

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    analys likes this.
    08-15-14 01:16 AM
  4. AnimalPak200's Avatar
    Something like BES 10 Cloud?

    http://m.crackberry.com/blackberry-p...0-cloud-launch

    Posted via CB10
    Jamie Wooten likes this.
    08-15-14 01:16 AM
  5. g33kphr33k's Avatar
    Yup, use BES Cloud, it's perfect for your scenario.

    Posted via CB10
    08-15-14 02:10 AM
  6. Alexandru Teodorescu's Avatar
    Thanks! I will dig into this and see what can I do about.

    Proudly Z10 owner
    08-15-14 04:49 PM
  7. nhanken's Avatar
    Thanks! I will dig into this and see what can I do about.

    Proudly Z10 owner
    Don't dig! You'll need to fly to reach the clouds

    Posted via CB10
    08-15-14 07:49 PM
  8. BCITMike's Avatar
    What are the benefits for using Bes with one user? Do you get drive mapping or something?

    Posted via CB10
    08-15-14 11:18 PM
  9. DaedalusIcarusHelios's Avatar
    I use it to have Lync via Enterprise Messenger, Work Drives, intranet access without VPN.

    Posted via CB10
    08-16-14 05:59 PM
  10. Minhaaj Rehman's Avatar
    BES cloud? So I can use BES as a consumer also if I am willing to pay?

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    08-16-14 06:15 PM
  11. Sridhar M's Avatar
    BES Cloud looks a better MDM option for small consumers 1-5 employees, as the main objective is to enable BlackBerry Balance and control the Mobile from the cloud. BES10 Server require some hard core IT skills to set up on a Windows Server and preferred for larger organizations with IT expertise.

    Posted via CB10 on my Z30
    08-17-14 01:05 AM
  12. Minhaaj Rehman's Avatar
    What if I am the only consumer? How does the cloud work? Is it like a subscription service?

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    08-17-14 04:25 AM
  13. Q10Bold's Avatar
    There is no BBM Protect on BES10 Cloud. You have to choose- hosted BES Server(with BBM Protect) or BES10 Cloud.


    Posted via Q10Bold
    08-17-14 05:01 AM
  14. Sridhar M's Avatar
    BED cloud can be activated per device for 19$/year. BlackBerry Balance can be activated with BES cloud and not BBM protected. Remote Mobile device management is possible with BES cloud for BlackBerry and Android devices.

    Posted via CB10 on my Z30
    08-17-14 08:29 AM
  15. Minhaaj Rehman's Avatar
    I thought once you have BlackBerry Balanced you could avail bbm protected? Also is it for everyone or for certain countries? My carrier is hopeless about BlackBerry questions.

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    08-17-14 08:57 AM
  16. analys's Avatar
    Hey, I'm a lone user and need BES server services. Why BlackBerry don't offer for us ( little companies with 1-3 user) a posibility to have BES Services . I suppose that the BES server needed can be created into BlackBerry Cloud services and in this way every simple user can have this protected communication.
    Thanks a lot for an answer!

    Proudly Z10 owner
    May I ask, what exactly are you looking for that you want BES?
    08-17-14 09:36 AM
  17. analys's Avatar
    I thought once you have BlackBerry Balanced you could avail bbm protected? Also is it for everyone or for certain countries? My carrier is hopeless about BlackBerry questions.

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    No, it has to be enabled separately through an IT policy. Recently support was extended to all activation modes, that's probably what you're thinking of.
    08-17-14 09:36 AM
  18. Minhaaj Rehman's Avatar
    Activation mode? So I assume I can get balance activated with my pin? Will it be white listed? Can you elaborate how does it work?

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    08-17-14 05:30 PM
  19. analys's Avatar
    Activation mode? So I assume I can get balance activated with my pin? Will it be white listed? Can you elaborate how does it work?

    Z10STL100-1/10.3.0.700
    There are three activation modes. Work Space and Personal - Corporate, Work Space and Personal - Regulated, and Work Space only. Initially it was only available for the latter.

    To get BBM Protected, keeping in mind it is fairly useless for one user, you must have a BES server deployed. You then activate your device against the BES server, and set an IT Policy "Use BBM Protected" (IT policies are configuration documents that dictate restrictions/settings for activated devices) to "Yes".

    For an explanation of how BBM Protected works, see here and here.
    Minhaaj Rehman likes this.
    08-18-14 08:41 AM

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