8×8 Exlarges Channel-First Efforts Globally with Open Channel Program

8×8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), an integrated cloud communications platform, has announced the global expansion of the industry-leading 8×8 Open Channel Program to partners in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, the company said.

Building on the continued momentum of the company´s channel-first strategy with more than 1,000 active partners worldwide, 8×8 has enhanced the program for Master Agents, Sub Agents and Value-Added Resellers (VARs), enabling them to accelerate growth selling the 8×8 Open Communications Platform™, the industry´s most complete portfolio of operate-from-anywhere enterprise communications.

The newly named 8×8 Open Channel Program unites all of the company channel efforts under a single, enhanced partner program across North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. It offers new performance-based tiers for Master Agents, Sub Agents and VARs, and also added an Authorized level to give new partners an accelerated entrance into the program.

8×8 is transforming the future of business communications as a Software-as-a-Service provider of voice, video, chat, contact center, and enterprise-class API solutions powered by one global cloud communications platform. For additional information, visit www.8×8.com