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SSpade, I think that it is an add-on to BlackBerry Enterprise Server, so it may be targeted at existing BlackBerry enterprise customers. In that light, it does make some sense. You allow existing customers to keep supporting BBs while recognizing the reality that Android and iOS is dominant, and adding support for them that still requires you to retain BB Enterprise Server. At this point, I think that is about as close to having your blackberry cake and eating it too as RIM is going to get.
It does seem to be a surrender to BYOD by RIM, and if BYOD become the standard, which seems to be the trajectory at the moment, I don't see what there is to motivate anyone to choose a Blackberry. The whole raison d'être for BB is that it has strong encryption, remote management and a secure proprietary email client. Making other manufacturers' devices easier to secure does seem counterintuitive. On the other hand, the picture is changing, and you can already remotely manage Android devices through MS Exchange/Activesink.
Perhaps RIM is going to blow our collective minds with their new hardware, and there will be a mad rush to buy them that puts the iPad 3 to shame. Or not. But not being a Blackberry user (or messaging admin at work), I'm not sure if the BlackBerry Mobile Fusion is the same as their BlackBerry Enterprise Server software, or if there is overlap between the two.