BlackBerry Messenger Archiving Now Available with Retain 2.2 from GWAVA

New Version Archives BlackBerry Messenger Text Messages for Compliance and Security Purposes

26 October 2010

GWAVA today announced the availability of Retain™ 2.2 for BlackBerry® Enterprise Server. Retain 2.2 now supports archiving and searching of all BlackBerry Messenger text messages sent through an organization’s BlackBerry Enterprise Server. This feature adds to Retain’s ability to archive and retrieve all SMS and PIN messages in addition to phone usage data.

“If your employees are using text messages to communicate on their BlackBerry smartphones, you should be archiving them to protect your organization,” says Mitch Lauer, Director of Business Development at GWAVA. “This latest release of Retain allows departments like HR and Security to have access to all text information being sent within their company. It’s a must-have solution to prepare your organization for litigation data holds.”

In addition to BlackBerry Messenger support, Retain 2.2 now supports BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 and auto-provisioning of new users for no-worry archiving. Retain does not install software on the smartphones and offers powerful administrative tools for IT Administrators.


GWAVA is a worldwide leader in messaging security and archiving with strategic relationships with Microsoft, Novell, Kaspersky, Verizon Wireless and Research in Motion. Over 15 million users in 60 different countries use GWAVA solutions. GWAVA has offices in the U.S., Canada, Germany, and Australia and maintains a network of hundreds of authorized partners. Information on GWAVA can be found at

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