Good Technology

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Good Technology: a great case study of longterm cooperation

Client

Good Technology

The leader in secure mobility, delivering solutions across all stages of the mobility lifecycle for enterprises and governments worldwide.

Overview

intive managed more than 30 business-critical projects for Good Technology including complex engineering, strategic planning and UI/UX design.  

Services

Mobile Development, iOS, Android, Windows, UX, Product Analysis

Industry

High-Tech

A partner for good

In the rapidly evolving world of enterprise mobility, Good Technology needed to augment its internal team with a development partner. In 2005 it sought a world-class software development company that could work with complex systems across multiple platforms, handle the entire product lifecycle UI/UX design, development and tech support, and offer a deep talent bench of flexible resources. intive turned out to be a long-term partner.

Complex services

intive teams provide outstanding technology expertise across the entire product lifecycle for Good. intive’s resource scalability, wide range of design and tech expertise, and dedication to excellence have made the company a long-term partner responsible for a variety of essential efforts: product analysis and strategic planning, UI/UX design, complex engineering for iOS, Android, Windows and Symbian, backend development, ongoing support.

Multiple projects

In the past 11 years, intive managed more than 30 projects for Good. Today it’s not just augmenting Good’s internal team; intive now has dedicated teams running complex development tasks that connect across the entire product ecosystem. The company designs, engineers and supports critical elements of Good’s business solutions. The team includes 60+ dedicated developers, 3 scrum masters, 1 tech support project manager and 1 site manager.

The ROI results

More than 6,200+ companies around the world use Good solutions. The intive teams have fluctuated in size to address changing product development needs. This has minimized Good’s HR efforts and workspace requirements by providing on-demand temporary engineering resources. First acquired by Motorola, and then sold to Visto, Good was purchased by BlackBerry in 2015 for $425 million. Its solutions are now part of BlackBerry Good Secure EMM Suite.

We were looking for a technology partner who could embrace our demanding system, deal with its scale and changing requirements, and accompany us in its smooth development. The intive team is always professional, active and available – and has handled emergency situations with ease. We particularly appreciate that we can trust intive equally in software engineering, tech support and UX matters. They have been an ideal partner - really listening to our needs and acting quickly to deliver solutions.

William Morris 

SVP Engineering, Good division of Blackberry