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Kony Solutions Is One of the First Mobile Platform Vendors to Support BlackBerry 10

May 1, 2012

ORLANDO – Kony Solutions, the leading mobile application development platform (MADP) provider, announced that it is one of the first mobile platform providers to support the new BlackBerry® 10 platform.  Kony customers and partners can expand their mobile applications to support BlackBerry 10 users immediately, with just a few clicks of a button.

 “Mobile OS updates are a constant reality in the mobile industry, and can cause headaches for IT staff and users alike,” said Sri Ramanathan, Kony’s CTO. “With Kony’s platform, supporting new operating systems like BlackBerry 10 is a simple and graceful transition, with no need to rebuild or re-publish the mobile apps. Our relationships with OEMs like Research In Motion enable us to maintain the industry’s most comprehensive service level agreement for new devices and operating systems.”

Kony’s flagship product is its KonyOne mobile enterprise application platform. Kony’s patent-pending “Write Once, Run Everywhere” technology enables developers to deploy their apps across more than 10,000 mobile smartphones/tablets/kiosks and operating systems from a single code base. All Kony applications can be delivered in native and mobile web (HTML5 and non-HTML5), across every mobile channel. Kony offers the mobile industry’s most comprehensive Service Level Agreement, ensuring support for new versions of existing platforms or OS within 30 days of code release, and within 90 days for any new device or OS.

About Kony Solutions

Kony is the industry’s leading mobile application development platform (MADP) provider, with more than 70 of the Fortune 500 among its customers.

Kony enables companies to deliver innovative mobile solutions on every mobile device. Leveraging the KonyOne Platform, an application is defined just once, and can be deployed across more than 10,000 devices, seven operating systems and multiple channels, including HTML5 and mobile web, hybrid, native, mixed-mode, kiosks, desktop and tablet applications. The KonyOne Platform provides a universal framework that ensures the best user experience by optimizing all native capabilities for each device operating system and browser. Given the market's rapid rate of device and platform upgrades, Kony future proofs applications against OS and browser updates, providing SLAs that guarantee timely support of the newest operating systems and devices. Leading global brands have built mobile applications with KonyOne, including Hotwire, Huntington Bank, Hyatt, Toyota and Capital One. 

In 2012 Kony was positioned as a “Visionary” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADP) report. Kony has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor, a ‘Most Innovative Company of the Year’ by the American Business Awards and was chosen as one of Fast Company’s 100 innovative Apple-affiliated achievers.

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