Installing the BlackBerry Connectivity Node to connect to resources behind your organization's firewall
BlackBerry Connectivity Nodeto connect to resources behind your organization's firewall
BlackBerry Connectivity Nodeis a collection of components that you can install on a dedicated computer to enable additional features for
BlackBerry UEM Cloud. The following components are included in the
BlackBerry Connectivity Node.
BlackBerry Cloud Connector
BlackBerry Cloud Connectorallows
BlackBerry UEM Cloudto access your organization's on-premises company directory. You can create directory user accounts by searching for and importing user data from the company directory. User data is synchronized with the directory according to the schedule that you configure.
BlackBerry UEM Cloudmust be able to access your company directory if you want to use SCEP.
Directory users can use their directory credentials to access
BlackBerry UEM Self-Service. If you assign an administrative role to directory users, the users can also use their directory credentials to log into the management console.
BlackBerry Cloud Connectoralso allows a PKI connector to send certificates to
BlackBerry Dynamicsapps. For more information, see Connect BlackBerry UEM to a BlackBerry Dynamics PKI connector.
BlackBerry Proxymaintains a secure connection between your organization and the
BlackBerry Dynamics NOC, which allows
BlackBerry Dynamicsapps to communicate securely with your organization's resources behind the firewall. It also supports
BlackBerry Dynamics Direct Connect, which allows app data to bypass the
BlackBerry Dynamics NOC. For more information, see Configuring BlackBerry UEM Cloud to support BlackBerry Dynamics apps.
BlackBerry Secure Connect Plus
BlackBerry Secure Connect Plusgives users access to work resources behind your organization’s firewall while ensuring the security of data using standard protocols and end-to-end encryption. For more information, see the Administration content.
BlackBerry Secure Gateway
BlackBerry Secure Gatewayprovides
iOSdevices that use the
MDM controlsactivation type with a secure connection to your organization’s mail server through the
BlackBerry Infrastructure. For more information, see the Administration content.
BlackBerry Gatekeeping Service
The installation and activation files for the
BlackBerry Connectivity Nodeare available in the management console. You can use these files to install new instances of the
BlackBerry Connectivity Nodeand upgrade existing instances. You must upgrade existing instances of the
BlackBerry Connectivity Nodeafter a roll out of a new version of
BlackBerry UEM Cloud.