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In their TalkingHeadz on Enterprise Communications podcast series, BCStrategies Experts

In this Executive Insights video podcast, Jim Burton is joined by Vik Verma, CEO of 8x8. 

No More Islands!

While at this year’s Enterprise Connect conference, I was fortunate to sit down with Andrei Soroker, Director of Product Strategy at Sameroom. Sameroom was recently acquired by 8x8 for its unique technology for connecting disparate messaging platforms.

No More Islands!

While at this year’s Enterprise Connect conference, I was fortunate to sit down with Andrei Soroker, Director of Product Strategy at Sameroom. Sameroom was recently acquired by 8x8 for its unique technology for connecting disparate messaging platforms.

8x8 Launches Communications Cloud and Acquires Sameroom

8x8, Inc. has announced a new Communications Cloud, combining unified communications, team collaboration interoperability, contact center, and real-time analytics into a single platform. This new solution, the 8x8 Communications Cloud, is an interoperable platform, designed to allow cross-team messaging and collaboration, along with several new integrations with popular enterprise applications, and new open APIs.

8x8 Attracting Enterprise Customers

8x8 announced that Regus selected 8x8 as its provider for 2,500 locations.

Regus operates business centers with a range of products and services including office space, meeting facilities, business lounges, business continuity-recovery spaces, answering service, and support services in 106 countries. The company is based in Luxembourg and listed on the London Stock Exchange.

In this videocast with UCStrategies' Blair Pleasant, Vik Verma, CEO of

8x8 Boosts UC Capabilities, Acquires Voicenet

Cloud communications and collaboration solutions provider 8x8, Inc. has announced that it will be acquiring UK-based Voicenet Solutions for $18.4 million in cash. The transaction is set to close by the end of 2013.

The privately held Voicenet is a provider of cloud business telephony and communications services, including applications for fixed mobile convergence which lends the functionality of desktop business phone solutions to smartphones. Voicenet CEO Kevin Scott-Cowell says that the company has more than 1,000 business customers.