RingCentral Receives Enterprise-Ready Rating from the Skyhigh CloudTrust™ Program
RingCentral’s cloud business communications platform meets stringent enterprise-class security and performance requirements
San Mateo, Calif. – March 4, 2014 – RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of cloud business communications solutions, announced today that RingCentral Office has earned the highest Skyhigh’s CloudTrust™ rating of Enterprise-Ready. Skyhigh Enterprise-Ready™ cloud services are the select cloud services that fully satisfy stringent requirements for data protection, identity verification, service security, business practices, and legal protection. Other cloud service solutions that have earned Skyhigh’s CloudTrust rating for being Skyhigh Enterprise-ready include Adobe Echosign,Box, Cisco Webex, DocuSign, HubSpot, Marketo, Salesforce and Workday.
“Selecting an enterprise-ready service like RingCentral is critical, but performing product evaluations is expensive and time consuming, especially with the breadth of services available today,” said Rajiv Gupta, CEO of Skyhigh Networks. “The Skyhigh CloudTrust Program streamlines the evaluation process by providing an objective and comprehensive evaluation of a service’s security controls and enterprise readiness.”
Skyhigh identifies and classifies thousands of cloud services and provides an objective and detailed evaluation of the enterprise-readiness of each cloud service based on a detailed set of criteria developed in conjunction with the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). The evaluation spans five categories:
· Data attributes
· User and device attributes
· Service attributes
· Business attributes
· Legal attributes
“The Skyhigh CloudTrust Program is important to RingCentral because businesses rely on the certification to inform both decisions and policies pertaining to the use of cloud services within their environment,” said David Berman, President, RingCentral. “We are pleased to have earned the Skyhigh Enterprise-Ready rating, which further validates our enterprise-grade platform.”
RingCentral Office securely delivers quality voice, fax, text, and conferencing for businesses, regardless of size, locations, devices, or budget. Easier to manage and more flexible than on-premise phone systems, the cloud-based solution adapts to the unique needs of each business, integrates with other cloud applications, and eliminates phone system hardware.
RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of cloud business communications solutions. Easier to manage and more flexible than on-premise communications systems, RingCentral’s cloud solution meets the needs of modern distributed and mobile workforces, while eliminating the expense of on-premise hardware and software. RingCentral is headquartered in San Mateo, California.
RingCentral, the RingCentral logo and RingCentral Office are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.
About the Skyhigh CloudTrust™ Program
The Skyhigh CloudTrust Program provides an objective and comprehensive evaluation of a service's security controls and enterprise readiness based on a detailed set of criteria developed in conjunction with the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). Because Skyhigh produces the most extensive, current, and credible trust ratings for cloud services, enterprises rely on the Skyhigh CloudTrust™ Rating to inform both decisions and policy pertaining to the use of cloud services in their environment.
About Skyhigh Networks
Skyhigh Networks, the Cloud Visibility and Enablement Company, allows companies to embrace cloud services with appropriate levels of security, compliance, and governance while lowering overall risk and cost. With customers in financial services, professional services, healthcare, high technology, media and entertainment, manufacturing, and legal verticals, the company was a finalist for the RSA Conference Most Innovative Company award and was recently named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner, Inc. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Skyhigh Networks is led by an experienced team and is venture-backed by Greylock Partners and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit us at http://www.skyhighnetworks.com or follow us on Twitter @skyhighnetworks.
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