8x8 Partners with Pax8

Cloud communications platform provider 8x8 has signed Pax8 as a strategic partner in its 8x8 Open Channel Program.

As part of the agreement, Pax8 is now offering partners across the United States the 8x8 Open Communications Platform, which combines voice, team chat, meetings, and contact center in a single solution.

"By partnering with 8x8, we can further empower the modern partner to maximize business growth and revenue opportunities," said Ryan Walsh, chief product officer and channel chief at Pax8, in a statement. "8x8 is a leader in cloud communications, and as a channel-first company they make business easy. We are thrilled to join forces with 8x8 and work together to support our partners as they help clients accelerate their digital transformation efforts, ensure business resilience, and enhance employee experience and engagement."

"We want successful, fast-growing partners in the 8x8 Open Channel Program, such as Pax8, as we help businesses optimize IT investments and move their on-premises communications to the cloud," said John DeLozier, senior vice president and global channel chief at 8x8, in a statement. "Enabling operate-from-anywhere business communications together with superior, reliable telephony for Microsoft Teams are tremendous growth drivers for the channel. Our award-winning technology and high-impact channel programs will provide the support needed so both Pax8 partners and their customers can succeed."