SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), the world's first Communications Cloud
provider, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a
Leader in the 2017 "Magic
Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), Worldwide"
for the sixth consecutive year. The company believes this recognition is
further proof of its commitment to providing midmarket and enterprise
companies with a market leading, unified and open business
communications and collaboration platform, all delivered from a single
"We're honored to have been named a Leader by Gartner in the UCaaS Magic
Quadrant for the sixth year in a row," said Vik Verma, CEO, 8x8. "We
feel this is an important validation of our continued investments to
drive innovation in the cloud communications space, and an
acknowledgement of the great strides we have made in delivering
measurable benefits for midmarket and enterprise companies.
Organizations around the world depend on the 8x8 unified communications
platform to meet their communications, collaboration, and contact center
requirements. Our services have become a critical piece of their ongoing
The 8x8 Communications Cloud™ combines unified communications (8x8
Virtual Office®), collaboration (8x8 Virtual Office Meetings®), team
messaging (8x8 Sameroom™), contact center (8x8 Virtual Contact Center®
and 8x8 ContactNow™) and real-time analytics in a single open platform
that integrates across clouds, applications and devices.
Download the Report
Get a complimentary copy of the 2017
Gartner Magic Quadrant Report for Unified Communications as a Service,
Worldwide, and read CEO Vik Verma's blog
post about being a Leader for six years in a row.
Gartner does not endorse any vendor,
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advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest
ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of
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construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties,
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warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
 Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service,
Worldwide" by Daniel O'Connell, Bern Elliot, Rafael
A Benitez, September 6, 2017.
About 8x8, Inc.
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) is the provider of
the world's first Communications Cloud that combines unified
communications, team collaboration, contact center, and analytics in a
single, open and real-time platform. 8x8 eliminates information silos to
expose vital, real-time intelligence across multiple clouds,
applications and devices to improve individual and team productivity,
business performance and customer experience. For additional
information, visit www.8x8.com, or
connect with 8x8 on LinkedIn,
8x8®, 8x8 Virtual Office®, 8x8 Virtual Contact Center® and 8x8
Communications Cloud™ are trademarks of 8x8, Inc.
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