Running BlackBerry Enterprise Software in Virtual Environments

Article ID: KB29661

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 07-25-2014


Product(s) Affected:

  • BES10
  • BES5
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  • BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server 
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express 
  • VMWare
  • Microsoft Hyper-V™

Today, virtualization is a proven and stable technology designed to accurately emulate computer hardware. Currently, BlackBerry Enterprise Server and BlackBerry Mobile Fusion software is not tested with the multitude of server hardware options available in the market; testing of the various virtualization solutions was deemed redundant and no longer necessary.

Therefore, current in-market releases of VMWare and Microsoft Hyper-V are already supported with the latest BlackBerry Enterprise Server and BlackBerry Mobile Fusion releases. Any future releases of VMWare and Microsoft Hyper-V will also be supported immediately upon public release by their respective vendor.  For any other similar vitualization software, we will endeavour to support the different platforms to best efforts.


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