This article covers how to use UEM to distribute mobile applications Appdome fused with the Blackberry SDK.
The following pre-requisite tasks need to be completed prior to distributing your application with UEM:
- Your mobile application is Fused with the Blackberry SDK.
- Your mobile application is signed.
- You have a configured and accessible instance of UEM.
The app you are Fusing on Appdome can be built with any tool such as xCode for iOS and Android Studio using any mobile development frameworks such as Xamarin, Cordova, and React Native.
Upload your Appdome fused application to UEM
- Navigate to UEM within your web browser.
- Go to Apps and add click the add application icon.
3. Choose "Internal BlackBerry Dynamics app entitlements"
4. Go into Appdome Fusion to gather the information required for BlackBerry. Click Fuse --> Management --> scroll down to Enterprise Mobility Management and edit the GD Entitlement ID, GD Entitlement Version, and you can enable Match App to GD Entitlement.
5. Next, at the App Context screen you will see the App Bundle Name value required from BlackBerry:
6. Type the application's information as given in the Fusion process.
7. Click iOS for IPA or Android for APK
8. Click Add
9. Browse to the fused application location on your hard drive and select the app.
10. Click Add
11. Scroll the page down and click Save
12. Go to Users and double click the user you wish to assign the application to.
13. Scroll down to Apps and click the + icon to select the app.
14. Use the search bar to find your app. Check and click Next
15. Click Assign
Now your Appdome fused app is ready to be provisioned with UEM Client. The next step is for the end-user to install the mobile app on their device via the UEM Client App.
Installing BlackBerry Dynamic Application via UEM Client
The following pre-requisite tasks need to be completed prior to installing your fused application from the UEM Client:
- UEM Client installed on the mobile via the AppStore.
- Your mobile is provisioned and activated on the UEM.
- Work Apps appears on your mobile device
1. Open Work Apps
2. Select the application you wish to install
3. Click Free
4. Wait for the "App Installation" pop up and click Install. The app will be installed in the background.
Now your Appdome fused app is ready to use on your mobile device.
5. UEM Client will open when attempting to launch the application, click Open
6. The application can be set up using the password for one of the BlackBerry Dynamics applications or by using the Access Key provided by your administrator. Select your preferred action.
7. Enter your UEM Client password / Access Key to continue.
App is now being provisioned with the UEM
8. Enter a new password for next logins to the application
Next is just using the app! You are free to go :)
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For more information on Appdome for BlackBerry please visit this resource.