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RingCentral Named A Finalist For The 2008 Webware 100 Awards


Redwood City, Calif. (PRWeb) February 26, 2008 – The editors of Webware, a CNET site, selected RingCentral as a finalist in the “Webware 100” awards RingCentral announced today. Nominated in the Communications category, RingCentral was chosen as one of 300 finalists from more than 4,600 qualifying Web 2.0 services and applications.

The Webware 100 recognizes the best Web 2.0 sites, services, and applications that are leading the next wave of innovation. The editors of Webware select the finalists, but the ultimate 100 winners will be decided by an online vote. The winning companies will be announced on Monday, April 21, the day before the 2008 Web 2.0 Expo opens. To vote for RingCentral, visit

RingCentral provides a leading Internet-based phone service that delivers advanced, PBX-style business communications capabilities hosted on the web in a software-as-a-service model. Examples of services include:

  • Toll-free and local business phone and fax numbers
  • Multiple extensions with voicemail
  • Call-forwarding to any phone
  • Message alerts on cell phones or PDAs
  • Greetings recorded by professional voice talent
  • Setup and customization in minutes on the web.


Features such as these allow RingCentral's small business customers to stay in touch and in control of their voice communications while offering cost savings, ease of use and better functionality than traditional hardware-based office phone systems.

Webware ( provides the latest information on Web 2.0 sites, services, and applications. Its timely and relevant blog entries about hundreds of web-based services, such as wikis, blogs, and social networking sites, help users determine the best products for them to use in their daily lives. Webware is led by veteran tech journalist and CNET Editor-at-Large Rafe Needleman, with additional entries from the CNET editors. Webware editors received and reviewed thousands of entries. Voting is open to the public beginning Monday, February 25, 2008 at noon PACIFIC and closes on Monday, March 31, 2008. Polls can be accessed at

About RingCentral

RingCentral puts businesses and professionals In Touch and In Control™ by unifying and intelligently managing all their phone, mobile, and fax communications with a single phone number and an easy-to-use online control center. The company is leveling the playing field for small businesses by offering communications capabilities available only to large corporations until recently. RingCentral combines a toll-free or local number with advanced call management, PBX, voicemail and Internet fax, enabling customers to set up multiple extensions with voicemail, automatically screen, forward and place calls, take voicemail, send and receive faxes, and receive message alerts. With RingCentral, businesses never miss an important call, or waste time on unwanted calls. RingCentral is headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., and is funded by Sequoia Capital and Khosla Ventures. For more information visit //

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