8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT), provider of innovative cloud communications and computing solutions, today announced its participation in the InsightCloud Mobile Collaboration Roadshow to be held in various major cities across the U.S., including Los Angeles, Chicago and Boston.
As tablets and smartphones continue to infiltrate the workplace, it is becoming more and more difficult for businesses to manage security risks, share data effectively and collaborate in the cloud, while simultaneously keeping corporate risk factors at bay. Roadshow attendees will see firsthand how vital a mobile collaboration strategy is to maintaining security and productivity within a tablet and smartphone infiltrated work environment.
Along with several prominent InsightCloud partners including Apple, Box, Trend Micro and Fiberlink, 8x8 will offer roadshow attendees hands-on demonstrations and interactive discussions about the latest cloud communications technology needed to achieve a comprehensive and secure mobile strategy. Participants will see first-hand how cloud-solutions can maximize corporate collaboration while minimizing corporate risk.
“With the exponential expansion of BYOD and mobility in the workplace, many of our clients are faced with pain points regarding security and collaboration solutions,” said Carlos Roman, cloud director, Insight. “The InsightCloud Roadshow will demonstrate a suggested set of solutions that include advanced market leaders like 8x8. Our goal is to provide a suggested roadmap for our client’s future cloud, collaboration and mobility decisions.”Recently named a market “leader” in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) in North America and recognized as the No. 1 Provider of Hosted IP Telephony by Frost & Sullivan and Synergy Research Group, 8x8’s innovative solutions meet the evolving productivity needs of today’s mobile workforce. “In this day and age, mobile collaboration is more than a suggestion—it’s a requirement,” said 8x8 Chairman and CTO Bryan Martin. “Our widely adopted cloud-based unified communications solutions provide more than 33,000 businesses with the reliable and robust tools they need to stay ahead of the competition. The InsightCloud Mobile Collaboration Roadshow is a great opportunity for 8x8 to demonstrate how companies of any shape and size can maximize corporate collaboration while minimizing security and other risks.”