BlackBerry goes again lay off workers




BlackBerry goes global dismiss employees. It is unclear how many layoffs will fall exactly. The reorganization must ensure that BlackBerry smartphones and less on more business applications go direct.

Reuters reported the dismissals on the basis of a statement issued by BlackBerry. Worldwide, there are job losses in the Canadian company, although not yet disclosed how many there will be. Probably is affected offices in Sweden, where about 100 employees are stationed BlackBerry had namely already know that it was considering closing its Swedish units.

The reason for the layoffs is a reorganization of the company. The Canadian manufacturer will focus less on smartphones and more on business software, security and applications ‘internet of things’. Incidentally BlackBerry has been here longer working. CEO John Chen said earlier that he expected the smartphonetak of the business can be profitable again, but this is not necessarily essential to the success of the company.

BlackBerry gave in an interview with Business Insider that it still employs many engineers. Because there are fewer smartphones are going to be made are more likely not need all, and it is likely that above all they must fear for their jobs.


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