Soonr let us know they released their native BlackBerry app this week. Their app takes a different approach from SugarSync and DropBox with more business and collaboration features like teams, remote access and security baked in. They also have SLA’s along with SAS 70 and HIPAA compliance in their own infrastructure to help businesses adopt the cloud approach. You can see the concept in action in the video demo:
Their BlackBerry app gives you access to that data on the go with a Soonr Premium account for $9.95 per month for three users and 25 GB of storage. Soonr Pro is $29.95 per month for five users and 100 GB of storage. Extra storage is available from $.25 per gigabyte and additional users can be added $8 per person. You can get a free trial of Soonr at www.soonr.com and pick up their BlackBerry app in App World. Check out the details in the press release below:
Soonr Releases Native BlackBerry Application to Access, Store, Share and Sync Files in the Cloud
- Soonr Workplace Touch now available for BlackBerry touch screen smartphones
- Cloud service enhances productivity by allowing users to stay connected to teams and files on-the-go
- Securely store, share, access, search, edit and sync files from any tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop
CAMPBELL, Calif.—Sept. 8, 2011—Soonr Inc., a cloud services company focused on team productivity for small and medium businesses (SMB), today announced a native application for BlackBerry touch screen smartphones including the new BlackBerry Torch. Reflecting the way business “works,” Soonr Workplace is a secure cloud service allowing teams to work together on digital content from any device, anywhere in the world.
The Soonr Workplace Touch application is specifically optimized to support BlackBerry devices with touch-based interfaces including the Torch 9800, Storm 9530 and Storm2 9550. The combination of Soonr’s cloud service and BlackBerry touch screen devices provides business users instant access to information on the go. Soonr currently serves over 50,000 organizations around the world, providing mobile access from more than 800 devices including Android, Android Honeycomb, BlackBerry, iPad and iPhone, with patented rendering technology to view files locally in seconds.
“The introduction of BlackBerry touch screen technology is the perfect complement to the ease of use and productivity Soonr enables,” said Martin Frid-Nielsen, president and CEO of Soonr. “We continue to expand support across Android, BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone and other indispensable tools for conducting business today, and remain committed to connecting users to teams and content 24 hours a day, seven days a week, regardless of the device they choose.”
Unlike Dropbox and Mozy, Soonr goes beyond backup and sync and was designed from the ground up with teams, remote access and security in mind. Soonr manages its own secure, carrier-grade infrastructure with geo-redundant data centers. Dedicated to security and reliability, Soonr has achieved 99.9+ percent availability since 2006, and offers 256 bit encryption, SAS 70 and HIPAA compliance.
Pricing, Support and Availability
Soonr Premium is $9.95 per month for three users and 25 GB of storage. Soonr Pro is $29.95 per month for five users and 100 GB of storage. Extra storage is available from $.25 per gigabyte and additional users can be added $8 per person. A free trial of Soonr is available at www.soonr.com.
Soonr supports Mac and PC and more than 800 mobile devices including Android, iPhone and Blackberry, iPad and Android (Honeycomb) tablets.
Soonr Workplace is available immediately in the BlackBerry App World at https://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/52742?lang=en.
To view a demo of Soonr Workplace for BlackBerry, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34JoMNLt_R8&feature=player_embedded.
Soonr delivers a secure cloud service for teams to work together on digital content from any device, anywhere in the world. Built on a carrier-grade infrastructure, Soonr is trusted by the world’s leading brands, service providers and more than 40,000 businesses. Founded in 2005, Soonr holds several technology patents and is a privately held company backed by HighBAR Partners, Clearstone Venture Partners, Intel Capital, Cisco and Presidio Ventures. Connect on www.soonr.com, Twitter, and Facebook.