U.S. company 8×8, delivering cloud-based business communications solutions, opened in Cluj-Napoca (northwestern Romania), the first operational center in Eastern Europe, drew by local high-speed Internet, gandul.info informs.
“The fact that Romania has a fantastic Internet infrastructure that ensures high speeds internet means that here you can easily do business. It’s also very easy for us to sell our products using the Internet. A high-speed internet offers Cluj a great advantage. The new center in Cluj will create about 100 new jobs by year-end,” Vikram Verma, Chief Executive Officer of 8×8 stated during the launching event.
According to him, in company’s decision to invest in Cluj-Napoca also mattered the employees quality.
8×8 now has nine data center operations in five regions of the world – United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Australia.
8×8, Inc. is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 40,000 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. In May, 2015, Infonetics Research named 8×8 as the #1 cloud unified communications provider in its 2015 Cloud UC North American Service Provider Scorecard.