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RingCentral Receives Unified Communications® Magazine’s 2007 Product of the Year Award


Redwood City, CA. (PRWEB) March 25, 2008 – RingCentral announced today that Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) Unified Communications magazine ( has awarded RingCentral’s Internet phone service its 2007 Product of the Year Award. This award recognizes companies that brought groundbreaking advancements to unified communications technologies in the past year.

The editors of Unified Communications magazine evaluated submissions on technological advancement and application refinements. Additionally, award winners must have demonstrated that their products or services have gone the extra mile to help improve both the customer experience and the ROI for the companies that use them.

RingCentral's Internet phone service helps people connect to small businesses and mobile professionals worldwide. Delivering the power of a sophisticated phone system – without expensive hardware to buy or maintain – RingCentral takes the high cost and hassle out of communications, proving you don’t need a “big company” budget to look like a big company. 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.
  • Using features such as these, customers easily get their calls, voicemail and faxes wherever they are, and they create sophisticated applications such as information hotlines and call centers with customized greetings and priority routing for top customers. All for one low, monthly subscription price with 24/7 customer service.

RingCentral has received a number of awards from TMC and recently won TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine 2007 Product of the Year Award for the third consecutive year. RingCentral also won the Communications Solutions 2006 Product of the Year Award and TMC Labs’ 2006 Internet Telephony Innovation Awards.

“RingCentral has proven they are committed to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace. Unified Communications is pleased to grant a 2007 Product of the Year Award to RingCentral’s Internet phone service,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of Unified Communications magazine. “We’re proud to honor their hard work and accomplishments and look forward to more innovative solutions from RingCentral in the future.”

A full list of Product of the Year winners was published in the March 2008 issue of Unified Communications magazine,
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About RingCentral
RingCentral provides an award-winning virtual phone system for small business. With top honors including PC Magazine’s Editor’s Choice Award and Small Business Computing’s Excellence in Technology, RingCentral offers full-access to core small business phone services and helps improve productivity for over 50,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., RingCentral is privately held with backing from Sequioa Capital, Khosla Ventures, DAG Ventures and NCD Investors. For more information, please visit://

About Unified Communications magazine

New in July 2007, Unified Communications magazine is devoted to educating enterprise decision makers on why and how they need to deploy unified communications (UC) solutions. Every issue of Unified Communications magazine features a comprehensive news section; case studies of successful deployments and lessons learned; interviews with leading hardware and software companies; and an 'industry' section, featuring analysis of important mergers and acquisition, partnerships and a Wall Street perspective on the unified communications market. Unified Communications has a subscriber base of 41,509.

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is an integrated global media company helping our clients build communities in print, online and in-person. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications, and IMS Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. According to Quantcast, TMCnet reaches nearly one million U.S. unique visitors each month. TMCnet serves as many as three million unique visitors globally each month according to Webtrends. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, and Call Center 2.0 Conference. (* is an company that ranks Web sites by their traffic levels. Neither nor is affiliated with TMCnet.)

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