What is BlackBerry Connect?
BlackBerry Connectis a secure, mobile, instant messaging application that is built on
BlackBerry Dynamics. It has similar features to consumer instant messaging apps but, instead of connecting to consumer services like
BlackBerry Connectconnects to an organization's instant messaging server, like
Skype for Business, or
Cisco Unified Communications Managerfor IM and
Presenceby communicating through a
BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Server.
BlackBerry Connectprovides the following features:
See mobile presence and then reach contacts using the best way, whether by phone, text message, instant message, or email.
Send and receive files in one-to-one chats.
Create and participate in group discussions
Create and participate in topic-based group discussions. Be notified of messages posted to the group discussions you participate in. Leave group discussions and return at a later date. Group discussion messages are persistent, and participants can view all of the messages posted even before users join the group discussion.