BlackBerry Ltd, formerly Research in Motion Ltd was incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) on March 7, 1984 and commenced operations at that time. Through the development of integrated hardware, software and services that support multiple wireless network standards, the Company provides platforms and solutions for seamless access to information, including email, voice, instant messaging, short message service, internet and intranet-based applications and browsing. The Company's technology also enables third party developers and manufacturers to enhance their products and services through software development kits, wireless connectivity to data and third-party support programs. The Company's portfolio of products, services and embedded technologies are used by thousands of organizations and millions of consumers and include the BlackBerry wireless solution, the BlackBerry Wireless Handheld product line, software development tools and other software and hardware. The Company sells an integrated BlackBerry wireless communications platform solution, which includes the sale of BlackBerry handheld devices and the provision of data communication, compression and security infrastructure services, which enable BlackBerry handheld wireless devices to send and receive wireless messages and data.