8×8, Inc. announced that at the end of February 2010 its subscriber base reached a new milestone of 20,000 business customers.
For the December quarter, 8×8’s average business customer subscribed to 7.3 paid services.
Over the past year, 8×8 has added approximately 1,000 net new business customers each quarter as small businesses increasingly seek ways to reduce expenses and improve the efficiency of their operations.
The 8×8 Virtual Office phone service provides these customers with new, IP-enabled telephony capabilities along with advanced features and unlimited local and long distance calling.
In addition to the 8×8 Virtual Office service, 8×8 offers hosted Call Center and Key System services as well as IP Trunking and Unified Communications solutions, all of which are designed to operate over a business’ existing broadband Internet connections, enabling employee connectivity from anywhere a high speed Internet connection exists.
8×8 also announced that as of the end of February, it had sold approximately 2,500 paid subscriptions to its new 8×8 Virtual Office Pro unified communications services, which were first offered for sale on January 20, 2010.
8×8 Virtual Office Pro is an advanced messaging platform that allows subscribers to manage essential business communications functions online through a centralized web portal.