Optiemus Infracom has entered into exclusive licensing agreement with Blackberry for production of Blackberry-branded android mobile handsets in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal & Bangladesh. This tie up qualifies Optiemus to design, sell, promote and provide customer support for blackberry mobile devices in India & aforementioned global markets.
Under the terms of the agreement, BlackBerry will license its security software and services suite, as well as related brand assets to Optiemus Infracom. The partner will design, manufacture, sell, promote and provide customer support for BlackBerry-branded mobile devices that offer the full BlackBerry experience, including the trusted BlackBerry for Android secure software, in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh. BlackBerry will continue to control and develop its security and software solutions and maintain trusted BlackBerry security software, including regular Android security updates to the platform.
The agreement with Optiemus Infracom expands on an existing relationship announced in November 2016, for the distribution and sale of the DTEK50 and DTEK60 by BlackBerry, the company’s DTEK series of secure Android smartphones with BlackBerry Security Software inside. These devices continue to be available through the company’s distribution network.