News : 8x8 Awarded Four New Communications Patents
San Jose, CA, USA, March 31, 2016 -- 8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), a provider of global Enterprise Communications as a Service (ECaaS), announced that it has been awarded four new patents related to its communications technologies that help customers connect, communicate, and collaborate globally.
The four 8x8 patents issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) are:
- United States Patent number 9,247,389 entitled "Systems, Methods, Devices and Arrangements for Emergency Call Services" was awarded on January 26, 2016. It is a continuation of U.S. patent number 8,879,540 which was awarded to the company on November 4, 2014.
- United States Patent number 9,294,625 entitled "Limiting Contact in a Networked Contact Center Environment" was awarded on March 22, 2016 and is a continuation of patent number 8,855,291 which discusses, among other things, limiting contact to a networked contact center that is a host to multiple tenants.
- United States Patent number 9,294,433 entitled "Multiple-Master DNS System" was awarded on March 22, 2016.
- United States Patent number 9,300,679 entitled "System and Method for Monitoring Computing Servers for Possible Unauthorized Access" was awarded on March 29, 2016.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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8x8, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT) leverages its patented software technologies to deliver high quality voice solutions with integrated messaging and video to businesses of any size with employees in any location on a wide variety of business telephony, web and mobile platforms. 8x8 also offers managed hosting and cloud-based computing services.
Published: Friday, April 1, 2016