SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 16, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 8x8, Inc. (Nasdaq:EGHT), provider of innovative business communications and cloud computing solutions, today announced it has partnered with Walsh Vision, a leading wireless business solutions provider and an exclusive Sprint partner, to offer mobile VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) and cloud UC (Unified Communications) services as part of its Mobile Office solution for business customers.
A nationally recognized innovator of customized wireless solutions, Walsh Vision serves corporate enterprise, general business, and public safety customers with a comprehensive set of fully integrated communications product offerings, including wireless data, multimedia and mobility solutions and advanced support services.
"With accelerating demand for integrated mobile technologies that support dispersed workforces, the addition of 8x8's mobile VoIP and cloud communications offerings couldn't be more timely," said Chick Walsh, Chief Strategy Officer of Walsh Vision. "As a long standing business partner of Sprint, we look forward to helping existing and prospective Sprint business customers achieve greater levels of productivity and efficiency with 8x8's powerful and innovative unified communications services."
Through its partnership with 8x8, Walsh will enhance its portfolio with 8x8's award-winning cloud-based communications solutions including 8x8 Virtual Office VoIP business phone service and 8x8 Virtual Office Pro web-based unified communications solution.
"As one of the leading system integrators in the wireless IP connectivity industry, Walsh Vision has built an outstanding reputation for innovation, reliability and customer support," said 8x8 Chairman and CEO Bryan Martin. "We look forward to working closely with them to deploy our IP voice, video, mobile and data services over expanding wireless broadband and cellular networks."
About 8x8, Inc.
8x8, Inc. (Nasdaq:EGHT), a pioneer in the development of cloud-based VoIP, video, mobile, and unified communications solutions, leverages its patented software technologies to deliver industry-leading SaaS applications to businesses of any size with employees in any location. We offer integrated business communications and cloud computing services that are designed to meet the highest levels of availability, reliability and scalability. Increasingly, businesses are finding they can reduce costs, improve productivity, and be positioned competitively for the future by choosing 8x8 for their mission critical, cloud-based communications and computing needs. For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, or connect with 8x8 on Facebook and Twitter.
About Walsh Vision
Walsh Vision (http://www.walshvision.com) is a Sprint Business Solutions Partner that offers full service consulting and business solutions to the educational, public service, and general business sectors, as well as corporate enterprise accounts. Walsh Vision's solutions include wireless procurement, channel support, project management, and account management services. Their solutions enable high level executives, sales professionals, and support personnel to efficiently connect to the information they need. They provide them with the tools required to deliver quality service, manage their devices, and collect revenues faster.
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