June 21, 2021
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise and RingCentral launch new cloud communication solution, Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, in the United Kingdom
PARIS, France & BELMONT, Calif. – June 21, 2021 – Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, a leading provider of communications, networking, and cloud solutions and RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, video meetings, and contact centre solutions, are joining forces to launch Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, a Unified Communication as a Service (UCaaS) solution, in the United Kingdom.
Stemming from a strategic partnership between RingCentral and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, announced in August 2020, Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, will combine the very latest in UCaaS technology from RingCentral, with market-leading networking, communication, and cloud solutions and services from Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise’s portfolio, making it a unique offering in the market.
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise’s mission is to deliver customised technology experiences to enterprises with a verticalized business approach.
Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, will enrich the company’s cloud portfolio enabling customers to accelerate their digital transformation with UCaaS.
With Rainbow Office, users can efficiently and securely collaborate from anywhere and on any device via a single enterprise solution, leveraging RingCentral’s industry-leading integrated Message Video Phone™ (MVP™) capabilities. Rainbow Office provides users HD audio and video, virtual backgrounds, screen share capabilities, the ability to check presence, share files, and seamlessly switch between devices with integrated carrier-grade voice.
“We are delighted to partner with RingCentral to address the needs of Middle and Large Enterprise customers in the UK,” says Heather Zhang, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Country Business Leader for UK, and Ireland. “This public UCaaS solution, which includes outbound and inbound calling minutes, represents a fantastic opportunity for companies who want to accelerate their transformation to the cloud. These businesses can benefit from a secure business communication platform, which is both easy to implement and to use. The Rainbow Office carrier-grade communication suite, provides an all-in-one solution with multiple security layers, offering protection for applications and devices from potential attacks.”
“We are delighted to launch Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, in the UK," said Sahil Rekhi, VP Strategic Partnerships, RingCentral. "By bringing together RingCentral's leading cloud communications portfolio and Alcatel-Lucent's ability to deliver customised technology experiences to enterprises, we are confident that customers can accelerate their digital transformation. Additionally, customers will now have access to a powerful UCaaS solution that will meet their growing communications needs and enable them to work from anywhere.”
Rainbow Office is available also in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Spain, and in The Netherlands since March 2021.
About Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise delivers the customised technology experiences enterprises need to make everything connect.
ALE provides digital-age networking, communications and cloud solutions with services tailored to ensure customers’ success, with flexible business models in the cloud, on premises, and hybrid. All solutions have built-in security and limited environmental impact.
Over 100 years of innovation have made Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise a trusted advisor to more than a million customers all over the world.
With headquarters in France and 3,400 business partners worldwide, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise achieves an effective global reach with a local focus.
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RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of business cloud communications and contact centre solutions based on its powerful Message Video Phone™ (MVP™) global platform. More flexible and cost effective than legacy on-premises PBX and video conferencing systems that it replaces, RingCentral® empowers modern mobile and distributed workforces to communicate, collaborate, and connect via any mode, any device, and any location. RingCentral offers three key products in its portfolio including RingCentral MVP™, a Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) platform including team messaging, video meetings, and cloud phone system; RingCentral Video™, the company's video meetings solution with team messaging that enables Smart Video Meetings™; and RingCentral cloud Contact Centre solutions. RingCentral’s open platform integrates with leading third-party business applications and enables customers to easily customise business workflows. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California, and has offices around the world.
© 2021 RingCentral, Inc. All rights reserved. RingCentral, Message Video Phone, MVP, RingCentral MVP, RingCentral Video, RingCentral Contact Centre, Smart Video Meetings, and the RingCentral logo are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.
This press release contains “forward-looking statements,” including but not limited to, statements regarding RingCentral’s future financial and operating performance, RingCentral’s future financial and operating performance, RingCentral’s plans to partner with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise to offer Rainbow Office powered by RingCentral, the anticipated benefits of and activity under RingCentral’s strategic partnership with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, including the ability to create a long-term growth opportunities for RingCentral, as well as those risks and uncertainties included under the captions “Risk Factors” and “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations,” in RingCentral’s Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission; and in other filings RingCentral makes with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time. All forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to RingCentral as of the date hereof, and we undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements, to review or confirm analysts’ expectations, or to provide interim reports or updates.
For additional information, please contact:
Jan James, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
+44 1628 642 515
Alexandra Biebel, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
+49 7154 803 5205
Carine Bowen, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
+33 1 55 66 31 09
Chloe Murray, Fox Agency, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise press agency
+44 7961 116 568
Jyotsna Grover, RingCentral
+ 1 650-513-8712