SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), a provider of cloud-based unified communications, contact center and collaboration services, today announced that it has been awarded a new patent related to its communications technologies.
On August 26, 2014, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued United States Patent number 8,817,801 entitled “Conferencing and Meeting Implementations with Advanced Features.” The invention relates generally to conferencing and meeting mechanisms and to systems, methods and devices for facilitating meetings using audio and/or video conferencing between multiple parties.
Since its establishment, 8x8 has been awarded ninety-five (95) United States patents covering a variety of voice and video communications, signaling, processing and storage technologies.
About 8x8, Inc.
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) is the trusted provider of secure and reliable cloud-based unified communications and virtual contact center solutions to more than 39,000 small, midsize and distributed enterprise organizations operating in over 40 countries across six continents. 8x8's out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premise PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and web conferencing. For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, or www.8x8.com/UK or connect with 8x8 on Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.