September 9, 2015
RingCentral Named a Leader in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service Worldwide
RingCentral Added to the Leaders Quadrant and Placed Furthest on Vision
BELMONT, Calif.—September 9, 2015 - RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG), a leading provider of cloud business communication solutions, today announced that Gartner has recognized RingCentral as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) Worldwide published on September 3, 2015. You can see the Magic Quadrant report here.
“Our vision at RingCentral is to provide the most complete next generation business communication solution that unifies cloud business phone systems with online meetings and collaboration”
“We are honored to receive this recognition from Gartner and to be placed in the leaders quadrant and furthest to the right on vision,” said Vlad Shmunis, founder and CEO of RingCentral, Inc. “We believe this is a validation of the product investments we have made, and the increasing market adoption we are seeing from customers of all sizes, as well as partners and carriers.”
According to the report*:
UCaaS offerings are increasingly functionally competitive with their premises-based alternatives. Key 2015 improvements include an improved UCaaS user experience, API connectivity with leading cloud applications, and mobile-first user deployments.
“Our vision at RingCentral is to provide the most complete next generation business communication solution that unifies cloud business phone systems with online meetings and collaboration,” added Shmunis. “The continued proliferation of cloud applications, mobile adoption, and increasing demand of SaaS based communication platforms makes RingCentral uniquely positioned to address the market needs in ways that legacy players cannot.”
RingCentral Office is a complete cloud business phone system that’s designed for today’s mobile and distributed workforce. It provides a next generation solution alternative to complex, on-premise legacy phone systems. RingCentral Office is simple to activate and manage, and can scale easily as a company grows. For businesses that want to integrate their cloud communications solution with other business applications in their environment, RingCentral offers a comprehensive set of APIs that enable custom integrations and enhanced workflows. In addition, RingCentral seamlessly integrates with other leading cloud-based business applications such as Box, Dropbox, Google for Work, Microsoft Office 365, Salesforce, and Zendesk.
To download the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service Worldwide report, please visit here.
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*Source: Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide, Daniel O’Connell, Bern Elliot, September 3, 2015.
RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of cloud-based business communications solutions. Easier to manage and more flexible than on-premises communications systems, RingCentral’s cloud solution meets the needs of modern distributed and mobile workforces. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, Calif. RingCentral, the RingCentral logo and RingCentral Office are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.
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