We all know that SmrtGuard is the world leading Smartphone Protection application. And it seems like not just us typicial BlackBerry users are noticing that. Trigcom, the first wireless carrier in Norway to introduce BlackBerry® devices, adds SmrtGuard to help protect its users. This is pretty big and hopefully other carriers will follow this. Here is what SmrtGuard Founder and co CEO has to say when asked by msnbc.com, “Smartphones are like mini portable computers carrying sensitive and important data, and capable of conducting financial transactions, so it’s important to keep them secure,” said Robert Kao, Founder and CEO of SmrtGuard. “We’re excited to work with Trigcom to bring a full suite of data protection tools and services to Trigcom’s BlackBerry® customers.”
Check out the press release below. Congrats SmrtGuard!
Trigcom Selects SmrtGuard for Smartphone Data Protection
Provides Value-Added Service for Trigcom BlackBerry® Users to Protect Their Data
PRINCETON, NJ–(Marketwire – June 15, 2010) – SmrtGuard, a leading smartphone security company for businesses and consumers, today announced the addition of SmrtGuard’s protection services for Trigcom BlackBerry® users. Trigcom, the first wireless carrier in Norway to introduce BlackBerry® devices, adds SmrtGuard to provide its users with a comprehensive package that protects their personal data and helps them recover their smartphone if it is lost or stolen.
“Smartphones are like mini portable computers carrying sensitive and important data, and capable of conducting financial transactions, so it’s important to keep them secure,” said Robert Kao, Founder and CEO of SmrtGuard. “We’re excited to work with Trigcom to bring a full suite of data protection tools and services to Trigcom’s BlackBerry® customers.”
With SmrtGuard, users can wirelessly backup and restore personal data, as well as track and remotely wipe their smartphone in the event of loss or theft. SmrtGuard also provides anti-malware to protect against mobile threats and anti-spam to block unwanted calls and remove unwanted emails. SmrtGuard’s personal safety features like Personal Guardian and Loved One tracking also help keep users physically safe and provide parents and loved ones with peace of mind.
Trigcom is the first operator in Scandinavia to deliver SmrtGuard’s protection features to its smartphone customers. “We’re happy to have a partner like SmrtGuard to help us lead the way in mobile security,” said Hans Petter Brynildsen, Director of Product Management for Trigcom. “BlackBerry® smartphones have become an integral part of our customers’ lives and now we can enhance their experience and help protect their information.”
SmrtGuard provides industry-leading mobile security solutions for individuals, small businesses and enterprise organizations that need security, control, and management over their smartphones. SmrtGuard allows smartphone users to wirelessly backup and restore data, locate their devices, protect against malware, and remotely wipe devices. For more information, visit www.smrtguard.com.
Trigcom is a BlackBerry Service Provider in Norway. Trigcom launched its first commercial BlackBerry Smartphone in Norway October 2006, and has since provided first-class service to the Norwegian market. For more information, visit www.trigcom.no.
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