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BlackBerry PlayBook Becomes First Tablet Certified for U.S. Government
|22 июля 2011|
Research In Motion says that its BlackBerry PlayBook tablet has become the first tablet certified for deployment within U.S. federal government agencies.No other tablet on the market has gained FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standard) certification from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), which is required under the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA).
"RIM is pleased to announce that the BlackBerry PlayBook is the first tablet approved under FIPS for use within the U.S. federal government," said Scott Totzke, Senior Vice President, BlackBerry Security at Research In Motion. "This certification demonstrates our continued commitment to meeting the needs of security-conscious organizations and enables the U.S. federal government to buy with confidence knowing that the PlayBook meets their computing policy requirements for protecting sensitive information."
The FIPS-certified BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is being showcased this week in Washington DC at FOSE -- the largest Federal government information technology conference in the USA -- where BlackBerry PlayBook has just been awarded Best in Show, and also Best of FOSE in the Handheld Devices category.
Источник: Cellular news