Today RIM has announced that the BlackBerry Analytics Service SDK is now available to developers. Now BlackBerry Analytics Services allows the developer to easily track data around their apps, giving one insight into how many times it has been downloaded, number of views, ect. The list of analytic insights include:

  • Overview metrics showing active users, new users, frequency of use, engagement in duration and depth of use, number of screens viewed, and conversions
  • Detail in usage of screens, content, media, features, products, in-app search, and in-app ads
  • User information including country and language, device characteristics, carrier, connection type and errors


Other features include:

  • The Analytics Service Beta is available to BlackBerry app developers at
    no charge
  • Put over a decade of digital analytics experience on your side by using an analytics tool powered by Webtrends
  • With the addition of just a few lines of code to your app, automatically enable basic measurements such as screen views, sessions, unique users, technical platform data and country location data
  • Immediately start viewing reports with a zero learning curve, web-based reporting interface
  • Choose from provided convenience methods to measure specialized metrics appropriate for your app like app ad performance, most popular search terms, media consumption and custom conversion events
  • Export reports by file download or REST API
  • Import data into Microsoft® Excel® spreadsheets for additional analysis and display options