Privately owned Cylance's software will complement BlackBerry's software as it uses machine learning to preempt security breaches.
The deal is the largest acquisition BlackBerry has made and is expected to close in February 2019.
The Canadian technology company, which dominated the smartphone market a decade ago, has shifted to selling software to manage mobile devices in addition to focusing on emerging areas like autonomous cars.
Cylance co-founder, chairman and CEO Stuart McClure noted that the security vendor has been a 100 percent channel company "since day one" and that today's news will give its partners the opportunity to sell "even more and sell deeper and sell broader".
British PM Theresa May sees no alternative to her Brexit plan
Tony Blair, the former UK PM, has said a 2 referendum, the so called People's Vote, is the only way out of the current impasse. Disaffected "Brexiteers" believe they have the numbers required to trigger a challenge to May's leadership within days.
"Our highly skilled cybersecurity workforce and market leadership in next-generation endpoint solutions will be a flawless fit within BlackBerry where our customers, teams and technologies will gain immediate benefits from BlackBerry's global reach", McClure wrote in a statement. Cylance's advanced and lightweight agent resides on the endpoint, operates both online and off, and requires very little memory and power to function.
Exclusive Cylance utilizes machine figuring out how to acquire security breaks before they happen.
The company now has around 3,500 active enterprise customers, including more than 20 per cent of the Fortune 500, giving BlackBerry access to more top-end organisations across the business world. The Canadian company also recently launched BlackBerry Spark, a platform created to provide "kernel to edge" security for Internet of Things devices used by enterprises.
"BlackBerry, out of necessity, has had to make a pretty big pivot to something other than their legacy mobile device business, and a big part of that something is their Spark platform for embedded systems", he said. US- listed offers of Blackberry were insignificantly up in light pre-market trading.
BlackBerry Spark enables organizations to comply with stringent multi-national regulatory requirements, and leverages 256-bit encryption to ensure that data is always protected.
As of Saturday, the fire that began on November 8 had consumed a record-breaking 231 square miles and was 55 percent contained. Some of those on the list may be fine but unaware they have been reported missing, or unable to call, authorities say.
France tried to play a waiting game, sitting back and hoping to launch speedy 19-year-old striker Kylian Mbappe on the break. Deschamps refused to use their absence as an excuse for his team's lackluster display.
May vowed to press ahead with her Brexit plan on the basis of the draft agreement after days of political turmoil in the country. She replaces Esther McVey , who quit on Thursday in protest at the draft Brexit agreement negotiated with the EU.
Gillum's announcement came as most Florida counties were winding down their hand recount in the state's contentious U.S. Local canvassing boards only review ballots where a vote was not recorded by voting machines.
All seasonal sales will be starting on Friday, November 16to Friday, November 23 (Black Friday), while supplies last. Now, the online retailer is revealing a new promo scheme called " Seven Days of Black Friday Deals ".
If you are still looking to join the PlayStation family this Black Friday might be the ideal time to accept Sony's embrace. Note that the deal is only valid to USA addresses, so if you're in other regions you're better off with the PSN deal.
The film was created by ad agency Adam&EveDDB with Rocket Entertainment, and directed by Seb Edwards from Academy Films. Christmas ads have become the UK's version of the Super Bowl with John Lewis frequently setting the benchmark.
For both sides, securing maximum points will guarantee a berth in next year's edition of the Nations Cup in Cameroon. Perhaps if [Odion] Ighalo was here we could have scored more goals, but we are satisfied with this result.
Mike McCarthy [right] has to be feeling the pressure after Green Bay's loss to the Seahawks on Thursday night of Week 11. The Packers ended up losing to the Seattle Seahawks , 27-24. "I thought that whole drive was pretty exceptional".
The new tournament will be the first ATP team competition since Dusseldorf's ATP World Team Cup which ended in 2012. The criteria for entry will be based on the ATP ranking of the number one singles player in the team.
Lost Disney Cartoon That Predates Mickey Mouse Found in Japan
He suspected the reel he'd held onto for so many decades might be one of the lost Oswalds and contacted the Walt Disney Archives. Of course, any animations Disney did of Oswald are now incredibly valuable, and several have always been thought to be lost.
New Brexit secretary to focus on UK's readiness for exit
Mr McFadden said: "If she can not get the agreement through Parliament then I think we have to put the issue back to the people". Brexit supporters say the transitional deal risks leaving Britain subject to European Union rules for an indefinite period.
Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing
Lion Air Flight 610 was a flight from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta to Depati Amir Airport in Pangkal Pinang . In October, a Lion Air flight crashed into the sea just off the coast of Indonesia, killing all 189 people on board.