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BlackBerry PlayBook Is Now The First U.S. Government FIPS Certified Tablet.

July 22, 2011 | By | 3 Comments

FIPS stands for Federal Information Processing Standard, and The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is now the first and only tablet so far to proudly hold that certification. That’s a really big achievement to hold, and another reason for RIM to stand proud. We’ll share the press release of the proud moment, and you can let us […]

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BlackBerry 6 Gains FIPS Security Certification for U.S. Government Agencies [Press Release]

December 3, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

BlackBerry Torch and Other BlackBerry Smartphones Running the New BlackBerry 6 OS Now Certified for Use by U.S. Government Agencies WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 1, 2010) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) announced today that BlackBerry(R) 6, a powerful new operating system for BlackBerry(R) smartphones, is now FIPS 140-2 certified. This FIPS (Federal Information Processing […]

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