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Old 12-03-2008, 11:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by thejollyboys View Post

I have two BIS Storm 9000 devices which Id like to connect to our BES. I have tried one, it connects and activates fine and all functions work.

The only difference I can find between the device is the APN which is used?

BES devices connect to and BIS device connect to case changes with different ip addresses.

Why is there a difference and is there a significance to this, and can I change it with a flash of the firmware?

I was thinking along the lines of costs as out data plan is for BES traffic.

Hope someone can clear this up.

No such thing as a BIS or BES device, they are all the same and only the plans are different. If you want to connect to a corporate BB server then you need BES, otherwise BIS is fine for Hotmail, Gmail or whatever.
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