8×8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT) said that it has been awarded a new patent related to its communications technologies.
The US 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, 8×8 has been awarded ninety-five (95) United States patents covering a variety of voice and video communications, signaling, processing and storage technologies.
8×8 is the trusted provider of secure and reliable cloud-based unified communications and virtual contact centre solutions to more than 39,000 small, midsize and distributed enterprise organizations operating in over 40 countries across six continents. 8×8´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 alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact centre solutions, and web conferencing. For additional information, visit www.8×8.com, or www.8×8.com/UK.