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RingCentral Receives 2008 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award


Cloud Computing-based Business Phone Service Recognized for Outstanding Innovation

San Mateo, Calif. – June 23, 2009 - RingCentral, a cloud computing-based business phone services provider, today announced that it has received the 2008 Product of the Year Award from Technology Marketing Corporation's (TMC) Communications Solutions Magazine.

"RingCentral has been recognized for their excellence in the advancement of voice communications," said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Group Editor-in-Chief. "RingCentral has proven they are committed to quality and excellence in solutions that benefit the customer experience as well as ROI for the tens of thousands of companies that use them."

RingCentral provides more services at a fraction of the cost than legacy premise-based, expensive business phone systems. Delivering the power of a sophisticated, multi-extension phone system without expensive hardware to buy or maintain, RingCentral offers a complete business phone and Internet fax system "in the cloud" with no contracts and zero setup costs. The service is instantly provisioned and activated within minutes.

RingCentral's hosted business phone service combines a toll-free or local number with auto-receptionist, advanced call management, multiple extensions, multiple voicemail boxes and Internet fax; enabling customers to automatically screen calls, use call forwarding, place calls, listen to voicemail and send and receive faxes.

The Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes the vision, leadership and attention to detail that are the hallmarks of the prestigious award. The most innovative products and services brought to market in 2008 were selected as recipients of this year's Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award for their groundbreaking achievement.

The 2008 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award winners can be found on the INTERNET TELEPHONY and  Customer Interaction Solutions Web site.

About RingCentral

RingCentral provides cloud computing-based phone systems for small business. With top industry 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 tens of thousands of customers worldwide. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, RingCentral is privately held with backing from Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures and DAG Ventures. For more information, please visit:

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is a global integrated media company helping our clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes  Customer Interaction Solutions INTERNET TELEPHONY Unified Communications, and  NGN Magazine. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by two to three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. TMCnet is ranked as 2,921 in Quantcast's Top U.S. Sites placing TMCnet in the top .03% most visited Web sites in the US. In addition, TMC produces ITEXPO4GWE ConferenceDigium|Asterisk World and Communications Developer Conference.

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