January 29, 2015 — SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG), a leading provider of cloud business communication solutions, today announced that RingCentral Office® is now available with Google for Work, a suite of tools that includes Gmail and Google Docs.
RingCentral Office® turns Google for Work into a robust business communications hub enabling users to communicate and collaborate in real-time – without ever leaving Gmail. RingCentral Office® strengthens Google’s existing communications offerings by giving users access to a wide range of voice, text, fax and web meeting capabilities. Users can click-to-call, send and receive SMS text messages, host web meetings and video and audio conferences with up to 1,000 people – all within the Google for Work environment.
RingCentral delivers cloud-based communication solutions that match the needs and realities of how people work in today’s mobile, distributed and always-on world. Delivered on a state-of-the-art cloud infrastructure, RingCentral’s platform serves hundreds of thousands of business customers.
“We are forming relationships with the leading cloud-based software companies who also strive to bring greater value to business customers and power powerful advances in the way they operate and succeed,” said Richard Borenstein, SVP of Business Development at RingCentral. “The integration of RingCentral Office with Google for Work is a milestone in our efforts to give businesses the most modern business communication capabilities – extending to any device, anywhere, anytime.”
Integrating RingCentral Office® with Google for Work makes business communications in the cloud even easier, more powerful and cost-effective. Out of the box, customers can now make RingCentral calls directly from their Gmail accounts and schedule RingCentral Meetings or audio conferences, while expanding access to Hangouts for up to a thousand participants from within Google Calendar. Customers can also click-to-dial any phone number, listen to voicemails directly within Google for Work, and view a complete communications history including calls made, received, or missed, as well as faxes and voicemail.
“RingCentral is fundamentally different than anything that we have had before – it’s modern, flexible, reliable, feature-rich, easy-to-use and key to our communication needs,” said Michael Lydon, VP of Technology Operations at Lynda.com, a customer of RingCentral. “ We needed a solution that would allow us to seamlessly integrate our entire workforce. Google for Work with RingCentral helps us provide an efficient communications solution for all of our offices across the US and the UK, and additionally our remote workforce can stay connected when they are traveling.”
“Cloud communication solutions are fundamentally changing the way we work, by allowing enterprises to be flexible and more responsive to their customers,” said Tony Sheets of Umzuzu, a Certified Google Apps Deployment and RingCentral VAR Partner. “With RingCentral for Google, we can now offer our customers a complete solution to meet their needs. RingCentral is a leader in cloud communication solutions, and we are proud to be their partner.”
The RingCentral Office integration with Google for Work is just the latest step in bringing the power of cloud-based communications to the modern workforce. Additional market leading web-based RingCentral Office integration partners include Salesforce.com, Box, Zendesk, and others. To install the app from the Google Apps Marketplace, visit: http://ringcentr.al/1zneoq3
To learn more about RingCentral Google for Work, visit http://ringcentr.al/1uCGSFk