Architecture: The BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy and BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint

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BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint

The BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint is an application that you can install on BlackBerry devices. The application gives users mobile access to the business collaboration features of the Microsoft SharePoint server that is hosted in your organization's environment.

BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy

The BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy is the server component that allows BlackBerry device users to connect to and access the Microsoft SharePoint server. The BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy is designed to optimize data transmission during file transfers, and communicate with the Microsoft SharePoint server using APIs that are unique to Microsoft SharePoint.

The BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy Administration Service is the web console that you can use to configure administration options for the BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy.

BlackBerry Enterprise Server

The BlackBerry Enterprise Server is a highly secure, centralized link between an organization's wireless network, communications software, applications, and devices. The integrates with your organization's existing infrastructure, which can include messaging applications and collaboration software, wireless Internet and intranet access, and third-party applications, to provide users with mobile access to your organization's resources.

The BlackBerry Administration Service is the web console that you can use to manage devices and BlackBerry Enterprise Server components.

The BlackBerry Client for Microsoft SharePoint uses the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service, a BlackBerry Enterprise Server component, to communicate with the BlackBerry Social Networking Application Proxy and Microsoft SharePoint server. The BlackBerry MDS Connection Service permits users to access web content, the Internet, or your organization's intranet. It also permits applications on devices to connect to your organization's application servers or content servers for application data and updates.

Microsoft SharePoint server

Microsoft SharePoint is a business collaboration product that organizations use to manage and share web content, files, documentation, collaboration tools, and other resources. The software runs on the Microsoft SharePoint server.


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