Leading Multi-Channel Provider Kony Solutions Announces Support for
ORLANDO, Fla. -- February 11, 2013
Kony Solutions, Inc., the leading mobile and multi-channel application
development platform provider, today announced support for the newly launched
BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone, as well as the coming BlackBerry® Q10 smartphone.
“With user adoption of mobile devices exploding, it is more important than
ever for organizations to deliver an optimized user experience, with
applications that run flawlessly on any device,” said Sam Lakkundi, Kony’s
Chief Mobile Officer. “The KonyOne Platform enables companies to target
virtually any BlackBerry device as a platform for new apps, to easily port
existing apps to BlackBerry 10, and optimize their apps for each new device
and user requirement.”
“Kony offers enterprise customers the ability to maintain applications across
multiple platforms and devices, and we’re delighted to work with them to
support customers with BlackBerry 10," said Derek Peper, Vice President,
Enterprise Partnerships at BlackBerry.
“BlackBerry has given the mobile workforce a lot more to think about when it
comes to the features and functionality they demand,” Mr. Lakkundi continued.
"In today's BYOD-drive mobile market, where BlackBerry was the first
enterprise mobility company, the capability of BlackBerry Balance technology
is important because it separates personal and business data. This promises to
help ease concerns about data security for BYOD, and helps companies empower
employees and deliver a seamless user experience, regardless of the device
The KonyOne Platform leverages Kony's proven technology for designing,
deploying and managing mobile applications that run on more than 10,000 mobile
devices and seven operating systems. In addition, Kony future-proofs mobile
investments by offering a Service Level Agreement (SLA) to support new
versions of an existing platform within 30 days of release, and for new
devices within 90 days. Kony’s platform is backward compatible, ensuring that
all applications are fully functional and take advantage of new OS features,
regardless of whether customers upgrade their devices.
About Kony Solutions
Kony is the industry’s leading mobile and multichannel application platform
provider. Kony develops a suite of customizablepre-built apps, theKonyOne™
Platformand a comprehensive mobile application management solution, which
give companies the confidence and control to quickly build apps once and
deploy everywhere -- across all mobile devices and operating systems. Kony’s
customers include more than 70 Fortune 500 companies, the largest global bank,
and global brands such as Hyatt, Huntington National Bank, Konica Minolta,
Schweppes, Toyota, Tyco, and Carl Zeiss.
In 2012 Kony was named a “Visionary” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile
Application Development Platforms (MADP) report. For more information, please
visitwww.kony.comor connect with Kony onTwitter,FacebookandLinkedIn.
BlackBerry and related trademarks, names and logos are the property of
Research In Motion Limited. BlackBerry is not responsible for any third-party
products or services.
Jill Shanks, 650-759-5164
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