8x8, Inc. Named to NASDAQ Global Select Market

  8x8, Inc. Named to NASDAQ Global Select Market

Business Wire

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- February 11, 2013

8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT), provider of cloud-based business phone service and
unified communications, announced that effective Friday, February 8, listing
of the company's common stock has been transferred to the NASDAQ Global Select
Market, the highest of the three market tiers at NASDAQ. The NASDAQ Global
Select Market has the highest initial listing standards of any exchange in the
world, with measures including market value, liquidity and earnings.

“We’re proud to have met the stringent financial and corporate governance
standards that qualify us for the NASDAQ Global Select Market,” said 8x8
Chairman & CEO Bryan Martin. “This recognition validates our financial
strength, sound management and long term potential for sustainable growth. We
remain sharply focused on building value for shareholders by executing on our
strategy of developing and delivering industry-leading cloud communications
services to small and mid sized businesses.”

Listing on the NASDAQ Global Select Market is reserved for companies that meet
quantitative and qualitative listing standards that reflect demonstrated
commitments to leadership and good governance. Prior to the change, the
Company had been listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market.

About 8x8, Inc.

8x8 Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT) empowers business conversations for more than 30,000
small and medium sized businesses with cloud communications services that
include hosted PBX phone service, unified communications, call center software
and video conferencing solutions. In 2012, the company was recognized in the
“Leaders” quadrant of Gartner’s 2012 Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications
as a Service and was named No. 1 Provider of Hosted IP Telephony by Frost &
Sullivan. 8x8 has been delivering business communications services since 2004
and has garnered a reputation for technical excellence and outstanding
reliability. For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, or connect with
8x8 on Facebook and Twitter.

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Contact:

8x8, Inc.
Joan Citelli, 408-654-0970
Joan.citelli@8x8.com
 
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