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8x8 Issued Two New Patents by US Patent and Trademark Office

21-Jun-2012 | Source : | Visits : 8533
SUNNYVALE, Ca - 8x8 Inc., provider of innovative cloud communications and computing solutions, today announced in a press release that it has been awarded two new patents related to its videoconferencing and contact/call center technologies. 

On June 19, 2012, the US Patent and Trademark Office issued United States Patent number 8,204,206, entitled "Systems and Methods for Selection of a Communication Path." On May 8, 2012, 8x8 was issued United States Patent number 8,174,556, entitled "Videoconferencing Arrangement Having Multi-Purpose Digital Still Camera." 

The first patent relates to embodiments of systems for selecting a communication path with low latency between an agent in a networked contact center and a caller. The second patent relates to a videoconferencing system using a modular terminal that includes a conventional digital still camera coupled to an input port of the videoconferencing system. 

Since its establishment in 1987, 8x8 has been awarded eighty-one United States patents covering a variety of voice and video communications, signaling, processing and storage technologies.

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