BlackBerry is a mobile device that has the ability to push e-mail, telephone, sms, surf the internet, messenger (Blackberry Messenger / fuel), and various other wireless capabilities. Use of this sophisticated gadget so phenomenal in recent years, until it becomes a necessity for fashion. BlackBerry was first introduced in 1999 by the Canadian company, Research In Motion (RIM). His ability to convey information through wireless data networks of mobile phone service companies to astonish the world.
BlackBerry was first introduced in Indonesia in mid-December 2004 by the operator Indosat and StarHub company. StarHub is a company which is a manifestation of the RIM BlackBerry main partner. BlackBerry market then enlivened by two other major operators in the country that StarHub and SingTel.
Due to the demands of the government of Indonesia, Blackberry finally opened a representative office in Indonesia in November 2010.
BlackBerry flagship product
The products became the mainstay and make BlackBerry popular in the market is a quick email feature (push e-mail). This product received an email as fast as all new emails, contact lists, and schedule information (calendar) "displayed" directly into the BlackBerry automatically.
As already mentioned above about the advantages of the BlackBerry, the push e-mail. With push e-mail all incoming e-mails can be forwarded directly to the phone. E-mail also has undergone a process of compression and scan on the BlackBerry server so it is safe from viruses. Attachment file is a Microsoft Office and PDF documents can be opened easily. An e-mail size of 1 MB, if received via push e-mail can be 10 kb with a fixed content. (RBA4762)
Users do not need to access the Internet first, and opened one by one e-mail that comes in, or check e-mail. This is possible because the user will be connected continuously with the virtual world through mobile phone networks are available. Storage tool also allows users to access the data until when outside wireless coverage services. Once the user connects again, the BlackBerry Enterprise Server will deliver the latest data entry.
Another plus is the ability to accommodate the BlackBerry e-mail to tens of thousands hangs without any risk, provided that there is still memory remains.
BlackBerry also can be used to chat. Similar to Yahoo Messenger called BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) which runs through the BlackBerry network by entering the unique identification number of each BlackBerry phone (PIN).
All of the BlackBerry service is well known to be highly secure e-mail, chat, and browsing. To browse the Internet, the data from the website has been compressed so much faster to open.
BlackBerry Torch 9800
BlackBerry Bold 9700 or also known as Onyx
Other facilities are a mainstay BlackBerry is instant messaging. Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk and Skype have now become partners with the BlackBerry. Current technology is allowing us to "chat" (chat) on the Internet via mobile phones and Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs). But different at the BlackBerry is a complete installation process can be done via a wireless network.
Looking at the phenomenon of the popular BlackBerry community for the excellence of communication facilities, making many IT companies grow and compete to create the most sophisticated applications for BlackBerry users. One of them is Intar application.
Another advantage is also present through compression technology that causes the cost of access to cheap and notification response messages through the vibrating alert on the BlackBerry.
Increasingly widespread use of the BlackBerry with the presence of connection facility BlackBerry (BlackBerry Connect). With BlackBerry Connect, users no longer have to use a BlackBerry handheld device to use the BlackBerry Internet Solution. Users only need to install the BlackBerry Connect on the smartphones of any brand that is owned, we can use the BlackBerry Internet Solution.
BlackBerry users with non-BlackBerry handsets
There are differences with the BlackBerry handset, where for non-BlackBerry handset if the application requires a connection GPRS/EDGE/3G the GPRS connection will be charged according to the operator. The number of emails that can be integrated using BlackBerry HP is 10 email accounts and if you use the BlackBerry Connect your HP memory dependent.
[Edit] Operating System
RIM provides a multi-task operating system (multi-tasking operating system - OS) for BlackBerry that allows the use of an intense of a tool. OS provides support for MIDP 1.0 and WAP 1.2. Previous versions allowed wireless synchronization via e-mail and calendar Microsoft Exchange Server, and Lotus Domino e-mail. While the latest OS 4 which is a complement of MIDP 2.0, and allows complete wireless activation and synchronization with e-mail, calendars, and other Software
BlackBerry provides a variety of software that can be tailored to the needs of the operation.
BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES)
BlackBerry handheld device is integrated in the e-mail system is organized through a software package called BlackBerry Enterprise System (BES). BES can be used by network-based e-mail Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, and Novell GroupWise. Specifically on individual users, they can use e-mail service provided by the provider of wireless without having to install BES. Individual users can use the BlackBerry Internet Solution without having to install BES on their smartphones. BES is intended for corporate customers with a large scope of business. The software integrates all BlackBerry smartphones in an organization with an existing enterprise systems. The advantage gained is expanding wireless communications and corporate data to the active users in a safe manner.
BlackBerry Professional Software (BPS)
BPS is a wireless communications and collaboration solutions for small and medium enterprises. He presents a variety of features that are required of employees, in a package that is easy to install and cheaper prices.
[Edit] BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS)
The software is intended for personal users allows you to integrate smartphone with 10 e-mail accounts are based on Post Office Protocol (POP3) and Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP), receive and send instant messages, and surfing the internet. With BIS, we are also able to open additional data (attachment) in the form of excel, word, powerpoint, pdf, zip, jpg, gif with high data compression rate.
[Edit] BlackBerry Mobile Data System (BlackBerry MDS)
An optimization application development framework for the BlackBerry Enterprise Solution, providing you a development tool to build, distribute, and manage the interaction between BlackBerry smartphones and enterprise applications.
BlackBerry smartphones can operate on various cellular networks follows, namely:
CDMA2000 1X Ev-DO
CDMA2000 1X network allows us to maintain a wireless network connection for data services. This network of support services for high-speed data, designed for wide area data communications as well as offering high-quality voice services, supported by Ev-DO (Evolution Data Optimized) or Evolution Data Optimization. CDMA operator in Indonesia that already operates a network of CDMA2000 1X Ev-DO Telkom Flexi, Mobile-8, and Smart Telecom. Telkom is the first operator in Indonesia that operates this network in Surabaya. Recent technology has just reached Ev-DO Rev 0 which is where the speed is only reached 2.4 Mbps while Smart Telecom and Mobile-8 has reached the speed of 3.1 Mbps.
GSM / GPRS / EDGE / UMTS
GSM / GPRS / EDGE / UMTS allows us to maintain a virtual connection with a wireless network for data services. GPRS (General Packet Radio Service), EDGE (Enhanced Data rates for Global Evolution) and UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) is a packet network that can be used interchangeably, is designed for data communications on a wide area, while the GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications ) provides high-quality voice services. UMTS, or commonly known as 3GSM, providing synchronization of voice and data functionality, providing support for high speed data transfer.
Mike network use traditional technology Digital Enhanced Network (iDEN), which has been integrated. All-digital technology that is designed to provide high quality sound and transmission nationwide
[Edit] Mobitex and Nextel
Mobitex network and Nextel is a network designed for wireless data communication over a large area. He provides extensive coverage and penetration into the building, with seamless data search, delivery and acceptance of messages very quickly, and advanced messaging services that can be relied upon.
[Edit] Wireless Local Area
Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN) operating at frequencies that do not have permission and are typically used to divert corporate network congestion in the air. It is necessary to minimize the need for the traditional LAN network. WLAN is designed with the aim that IT departments can manage their own wireless networks, enabling mobility within the organization for facilities that cater for corporate employees. With the Voice over IP (VoIP), WLANs can now be used to deliver both data and voice.
Earlier models: 850, 857, 950, 957 Monochrome Java-based Model: 5000 series and 6000 series Color Model: 7200 series, 7500 series and 7700 series models with ease typing: Modern BlackBerry 7100 series models: series Huron (8800), including the BlackBerry Pearl (8100) and BlackBerry Curve (8300) Current models (2008 - ..): Series Bold (9000), Pearl Flip (8220), Storm (9500), Javeline (8900), and Gemini (8520) 9700 and BlackBerry Bold BlackBerry Storm II, and most recently the BlackBerry 9900, BlackBerry 9930
BlackBerry generally sold with a package number of GSM operators such as XL, Indosat, and Telkomsel Axis. Thus, the BlackBerry unit locked with three operators. But there are also units of the BlackBerry as a separate unit, alias already been unlocked so it can be used by all operators. BlackBerry like it came from abroad. (RBA4762)
Today there are many types of BlackBerry in Indonesia. Old type like 7290, 7730, and a new type for example 81xx series, 83xx series, 88xx series and 87xx series. The latest is the BlackBerry 9000 aka the BlackBerry Bold.
BlackBerry 83xx series (Curve) on the market, such as the BlackBerry 8300, 8310, and 8320. BlackBerry 8300 only had a camera without any other additional features. BlackBerry 8310 has a camera and GPS. While the BlackBerry 8320, which is the best-selling type of 83xx series, has a camera and WiFi.
The next series is the BlackBerry 88xx series or Huron. With variants BlackBerry 8800 with GPS feature, and 8820 with GPS and WiFi.
BlackBerry Pearl 81xx series or the variant 8100, 8110, and 8120. The new models are the BlackBerry 87xx series. Consists of the BlackBerry 8700 and 8707. This type is the first 3G BlackBerry.
Crackberry comes from the word meaning crack cocaine and said Blackberry. Ease presented in accessing e-mail and instant messaging allow users often can not get out of the BlackBerry. The resulting effect makes the user look like people who are addicted to the BlackBerry. Crackberry also raises concerns about the changes in rhythm work becomes unhealthy life and loss of balance. This then makes some governments restrict and even prohibit the use of the BlackBerry. In the Office of Immigration and Citizenship Canada, officials ordered the employees to turn off the appliance from 7 pm until 7 am, holidays and weekends. This is to maintain life balance of employees. The government then issued specific guidance in dealing with emergency situations regarding restrictions BlackBerry. While in France, appeared ban for ministers to use BlackBerry on the grounds of intelligence. This is understandable, given the UK the use of the BlackBerry has spread to the vehicle tracking numbers and photographs of criminals.
In January 2011, BlackBerry and Research In Motion (RIM), a Canadian parent company, became the main topic in the news Indonesia, after Menkominfo Tifatul Sembiring ultimatum to revoke their licenses in Indonesia because the government demands to block pornography are not met.
Other demands are not met is the transfer of data centers from Canada to Indonesia. Government of Indonesia through the Minister of Communication stated that the condition of the data center remain in Canada, RIM's annual revenue could potentially get around Rp. 2 Trillion without incurring taxes from Indonesia.  The call is supported by many parties, including the eradication of corruption by the Commission, Chairman of Commission I Mahfudz Siddiq, Chairman of the International Conference of Islamic Scholars (ICIS) Hasyim, Indonesian Consumers Foundation, and Police of the Republic of Indonesia.
Incidents Cheap Blackberry
On Friday, 25 November 2011 about two thousand people willing to line up in the courts of Jakarta Pacific Place to get a BlackBerry Bellagio are sold at a discount of up to 50 percent. This activity is ongoing chaos. As a result, visitors had to get a Blackberry with jostling unconscious.
As a result of the incident, police arrested the manager of Pacific Place and Research In Motion (RIM) and both were named as a suspect. Head of Public Relations Jakarta Police, Sr. Comr Baharuddin Djafar, said two people named as a suspect linked unrest cheap BlackBerry sales at Pacific Place, SCBD, South Jakarta, is derived from the manufacturer of the Blackberry Research In Motion (RIM), the initials TB and security managers from the manager of Pacific Place initials M.
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