8×8 names new Senior Vice President of Global R&D

8×8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT), a provider of global Enterprise Communications as a Service (ECaaS), has appointed Dejan Deklich as Senior Vice President of Global Research and Development (R&D), the company said.

Dejan brings extensive experience leading large, global engineering teams that have successfully developed enterprise business applications, Software-as-a-Service solutions and more. As head of global R&D, Dejan will drive product innovation and excellence for 8×8´s global cloud communications portfolio, positioning the company for continued growth and success.

8×8´s innovative ECaaS solution brings all real time communications and contact center services together into one integrated cloud platform, delivering continuous communications experiences from desktop to mobile. These solutions enable companies of all sizes to solve critical business needs and modernize their infrastructure with world-class business communications, contact center solutions, conferencing, collaboration and advanced analytics.

8×8 provides secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 48,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8×8´s out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing.