Idokorro Mobile Releases Mobile SSH Version 2.1 with 3270 Terminal Emulation and SSH Key Authentication, for BlackBerry


Idokorro Mobile Inc. - the leading mobile IT administration solutions provider - announced today that version 2.1 of Mobile SSH for BlackBerry is now available. BlackBerry is developed and manufactured by Research In Motion Mobile SSH is a client-only SSH, Telnet, VT100, TN5250, and TN3270 solution that allows users to access their AS/400, iSeries, Unix, and Linux computers, IBM mainframes, routers and switches using their BlackBerry Wireless HandheldTM.

Ken Brunot, System Administrator at Kulkoni Incorporated, said: “I was at Minute Maid Park in Houston watching the Houston Astros play the Cincinnatti Reds. With Mobile SSH on my BlackBerry wireless handheld I was able to connect to my Unix machine, extend a sales order, and print a picking ticket in my warehouse all without leaving my seat at the game. Mobile SSH gives our team a flexible, powerful tool that makes it easier to deliver top-notch customer care and stay on top of other critical tasks no matter when or where we are. It’s so easy to use, in fact, that our sales team loves it for performing customer management tasks as much as our IT group loves it for network administration.”

New or improved features in version 2.1 include:

* IBM 3270 emulation for access to IBM Mainframes
* SSH2 public key authentication, enabling users to access their SSH servers with a higher level of security
* Session import functionality, allowing administrators to define lists of servers that can be shared by all Mobile SSH users
* User definable shortcut keys
* Greatly increased performance for SSH server connections

Mobile SSH is compatible with all BlackBerry Wireless Handhelds.

Mobile SSH v2.1 is available for immediate download and free trial from It may also be downloaded OTA (over-the-air) using the BlackBerry BrowserTM from The upgrade to 2.1 is free for all existing Mobile SSH customers.

About Idokorro Mobile

Idokorro was founded in 2001 and has since become the leading solutions provider for mobile management of IT resources and infrastructure. Idokorro’s products Mobile Admin and Mobile SSH allow IT administrators to monitor, maintain, and manage their networks with their wireless handheld devices - streamlining operations, decreasing costly network down-time, and accelerating response times. The company is self-financed and serves a global customer base including Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, as well as small and medium-sized businesses and organizations. For more information, please visit, or call 1.613.789.1818.

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