8x8 named a leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a service worldwide, for fourth consecutive year
London, UK – 8th September, 2015 – 8x8 Solutions, a leading provider of cloud based unified communications and contact centre solutions, today announced that Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory firm, positioned the company in the Leaders’ quadrant in the annual “Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) Worldwide” for the fourth consecutive year.
“Vendors in the Leaders quadrant have been delivering complete UCaaS solutions for multiple years, have clients with more than 2,000 employees supported and have more than 300,000 total employees supported,” according to Gartner. “These vendors have their accounts implementing a comprehensive and integrated UCaaS solution set that addresses the full range of market needs, along with the proven ability to service large accounts. These vendors have defined migration and evolution plans for their products in core UCaaS areas and are using their solution sets to acquire new clients, expand their geographical footprints, and innovate to new functional areas.”
“We are thrilled to be recognised by Gartner for the fourth consecutive year as a UCaaS Leader. This is another major milestone for the company as part of our ambitious growth plans,” said Kevin Scott-Cowell, 8x8 Solutions CEO. “8x8 has had yet another fantastic year including innovative feature updates that address the concerns for CIOs, enhancing our seamless and scalable platforms, guaranteeing SLAs for optimal call quality and completing deployments for large enterprise accounts in just a few weeks.”
Vik Verma, 8x8 Inc CEO said, “We believe 8x8’s continued success in the mid-market and enterprise, combined with our increased global footprint and product innovations, helped secure our longstanding top placement in the UCaaS Magic Quadrant.”
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About 8x8, Inc.
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 40,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8x8’s out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact centre solutions, and conferencing. For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, www.8x8.com/UK or connect with 8x8 on LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ and
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