Growing with SMBs

Blog Growing with SMBs

The small and medium business (SMB) market is an important customer segment for 8x8, and a significant portion of our business today. According to the US Small Business Administration, the small business sector…

Why Conduit Service Won’t Keep Your Business Communications HIPAA Compliant

Conduit service is NOT HIPAA Compliant

What is “HIPAA conduit service?” And will it protect the HIPAA compliance of my company’s business phone service, faxes or unified communications? I’ve been getting this question a lot lately, since apparently some of…

Infonetics: 8x8 #1 in a Changing Business VoIP Competitive Landscape

8x8 Ranked #1 by Infonetics Research

In a win that could be the first of many upsets in the unified communications arena, 8x8 moved into a “decisive” first place finish in this year’s annual Infonetics Research North American Business…

Hosted VoIP Handles the New Normal: Doing Business in Abnormal Weather

hosted-voip-new-normal

While politicians argue about what to do about climate change, companies around the world are now learning to cope with predictably unpredictable weather. In the face of record-breaking hurricanes like Sandy and other…

HIPAA Help for 8x8 Business Phone Service Customers

Business Phone Service: HIPAA symbol in cloud

Could your business be sued or fined for using a business phone service, fax system or call center software that doesn’t meet new HIPAA security and privacy regulations? That’s a good question, because…

Flip Calls from Desk Phone to Smartphone with 8x8 Business Phone Service

business phone service: call flip

You’re on a call on your 8x8 desk phone with an important prospect, but you need to leave NOW to get to a can’t-miss in-person meeting across town. If it were on your…

5 Ways VoIP Business Phone Service Simplifies Office Moves

Business Phone Service: Man with moving boxes

“VoIP has changed my life—seriously!” says Dave Spetrino of Plantation Building Corp. in Wilmington, North Carolina. “When we moved offices, the idea of having to ‘start over’ with a new business phone service…

Enterprise Megatrend: Business VoIP Makes Cloud Integration Easy and Accessible

Business VoIP: cloud with gears

Last year at the Enterprise Connect conference, many of the panels discussed the adoption of cloud-based services, particularly telecommunications. Already, it was clear that it’s only a matter of time before enterprises—like our…

Game Changer: Why Enterprises Are Choosing Hosted VoIP

Hosted VoIP globe and pen

Why would thriving, successful enterprises—with the resources to afford any of a number of solutions—choose Hosted VoIP? Everyone understands why small companies have flocked to cloud-based hosted VoIP services such as 8x8 since they first…

Are Grandma Bells and Clunky PBXs Blocking Small Business Economic Recovery? Infographic

Businesses want to grow-Infographic

Aiming to expand your business this year? Lots of entrepreneurs are, according to the National Small Business Association’s surveys.  That’s great news, of course, and might signal a broader recovery. But many business…

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