CUPERTINO, California and ARMONK, New York – 10 Dec 2014: Apple and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today deliver the first wave of IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions in a new class of made-for-business apps and supporting cloud services that bring IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities to iPhone and iPad users in the enterprise. IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions are now available to enterprise customers in banking, retail, insurance, financial services, telecommunications and for governments and airlines, thanks to an unprecedented collaboration between Apple and IBM. IBM clients today announcing support for IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions include: Citi, Air Canada, Sprint and Banorte.
Apple has announced it will make iOS 8 available for download on September 17, 2014. IBM is currently working on new versions of the Sametime Mobile Chat and Meetings applications to fix the iOS8 compatibility issues. However, these updates will not be available ahead of September 17.
The current 9.1.1 IBM Sametime mobile application and 9.1.2 IBM Sametime Meetings for iOS mobile application are incompatible with iOS 8. Apple has announced iOS 8 will be generally available for download on September 17. IBM is currently working on new versions of the Sametime Mobile Chat and Meetings applications to fix the iOS 8 compatibility issues. However, these updates will not be available ahead of September 17.
This document provides a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the IBM Connections Mobile native application for Android, BlackBerry, and iOS. The list will likely be added to in the future so check back.