8x8 Inc (EGHT.O)
28 Apr 2017
Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)
8x8 Inc:Says it has been awarded a new patent related to its communication technologies.On June 9, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued United States Patent number 9,055,423 entitled Virtual Telephone Extension.423 patent is a continuation of United States Patent number 7,684,554 which was awarded to 8x8 on March 23, 2010. Full Article
8x8 Inc:Signs definitive agreement to acquire assets from quality software corporation to bring cloud-native suite of contact center quality management capabilities to the enterprise.Says stock portion will be paid out over four years assuming certain conditions are met.Says deal for $3 million in cash and $1.3 million in stock compensation.As part of transaction with qsc, 8x8 intends to hire qsc's chief executive officer, ryan morrissey, and company's development team in Romania. Full Article
8x8 Inc:Signs definitive agreement to acquire privately-held DXI Ltd., a UK-based company in cloud-based outbound and blended contact center solutions, for 16.5 million pounds in cash and stock with a portion of purchase price being paid out over four years.Says the transaction is expected to close before the end of the month. Full Article
8x8 Inc , a U.S. provider of internet-based voice and communication services to businesses, is exploring a potential sale of the company, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.