8×8 helps Avant to Modernize Its Communications and Video Collaboration

8×8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT), a integrated cloud communications platform, has announced that AVANT Communications, a platform for IT decision-making for next generation technologies, has deployed the 8×8 X Series Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) solution to help enhance the employee experience for their mobile and remote workforce in the United States and United Kingdom, the company said.

Experiencing dynamic business growth as it worked closely with many of the technology vendors in the industry, AVANT realized it could transform the way it did business through the modernization of its communications and collaboration platform.

After evaluating several vendors to displace its legacy system, AVANT selected the 8×8 cloud voice, chat and video meetings solution, all on one, open cloud technology platform, for its more than 100 employees in the US and UK.

AVANT initially deployed 8×8 X Series at their Dallas office, and then expedited the roll out for their Chicago headquarters, remote employees, and in the UK to ensure the company is ready, responsive and resilient to implement a seamless mandatory work from home policy at a momentĀ“s notice. Employees now have the flexibility of using a modern cloud communications and video collaboration platform with the same full features and user experience in the office, at remote locations, and on desktop and mobile devices.

8×8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) 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.

AVANT is a platform for IT decision-making and the nationĀ“s premier distributor for next-generation technologies. AVANT provides unique value to its extensive network of Trusted Advisors with original research, channel sales assistance, training, and tools to guide decision-making around IT services that promote business growth. For more information, visit www.goavant.net.