September 23, 2020
RingCentral Launches in Germany with New Datacentre and Data Residency
Leading cloud communications provider opens new office in Hamburg
London, United Kingdom — September 23, 2020 — RingCentral UK Ltd (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact centre solutions, today announced its unified communications platform that includes team messaging, video meetings, and cloud phone system will now be available in Germany with a new datacentre in Frankfurt, and a new office in Hamburg, Germany.
As RingCentral continues its global expansion efforts, Germany remains a key strategic location for the company. The new datacentre in Germany will enable compliance with local regulatory guidelines and laws. RingCentral will offer customers local data storage, the ability to register endpoints in-country, and keep voice and video call media local. The new datacentre will also give users access to local phone numbers and emergency services in compliance with local laws and regulation. All team messaging, voicemails, audio and video recordings, call logs, faxes and analytics data will also be stored locally.
In addition, as a cloud communications and collaboration provider, RingCentral complies with the European Union’s requirements of Cloud Computing Compliance Criteria Catalogue (C5), which is a baseline of security controls that was developed by the Federal Office for Information Security in Germany.
“We’ve always been focused on helping businesses modernise communications with the cloud solutions that enable their workforce to be productive regardless of their location. The current environment has accelerated the need for a solution that is easy to use, scalable, trusted and secure,” said Ashu Varshney, senior vice president, Service Operations and Security, RingCentral. “We are excited to begin offering our customers in Germany a unified communications solution enabling them to communicate and collaborate seamlessly regardless of their industry or location.”
RingCentral offers its customers a cloud-based unified communications platform that combines team messaging, video conferencing, and cloud telephony in a single application. RingCentral’s open API platform already integrates more than 4,000 services and applications, including leading business applications from Google, Microsoft, and Salesforce. RingCentral enables organisations to increase productivity and accelerate business processes by unifying their communications services.
RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of cloud Message Video Phone™ (MVP), customer engagement and contact centre solutions for businesses worldwide. More flexible and cost-effective than legacy on-premise 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’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.
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