The new solution simplifies communications to allow employees to connect from anywhere

– Vodafone Germany and RingCentral jointly launch “Vodafone Business UC with RingCentral” in the German market
– The solution combines team messaging, video meetings and cloud phone system on a single platform
– The new platform helps companies embrace hybrid work by enabling an optimized user experience on any device, for anyone, anywhere

DÜSSELDORF, Germany & BELMONT, California, July 29, 2022– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Vodafone Germany and RingCentral Inc. (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of enterprise cloud communications, video conferencing, collaboration and contact center solutions, today presented to the German market “Vodafone Business UC with RingCentral, ‘ a powerful communications platform that combines RingCentral’s flagship offering RingCentral Message Video Phone ™ (MVP ™) with Vodafone’s mobility and 5G capabilities. The solution gives businesses more choice, flexibility and simplicity in how employees they communicate and collaborate: in the office, at home or on the road.

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Martin Grabowski, Marketing & Product Business Director of Vodafone Germany:
“Especially in today’s hybrid world, collaboration between employees across multiple locations is a real benefit. Together with RingCentral, we are now pleased to offer a unified communications solution that meets a real need in the modern business world. Vodafone Business UC with RingCentral it will help companies and employees work together effectively and securely, regardless of where they are or what devices they use. “

Marco Meier, Area Vice President, Global Service Providers DACH, RingCentral said:
“At RingCentral, we focus on making business communications simple for everyone. By combining Vodafone’s strengths with RingCentral’s leading cloud-based unified communications expertise, we are empowering people to work from anywhere, on any device, while improving productivity through our open platform integrations with third-party business apps. Finally, our co-innovation and co-creation strategy with Vodafone Germany will improve workflows and enable companies to drive sustainable value and differentiation long-term”.

To support hybrid work, German companies need a secure, reliable and flexible cloud communication platform that allows their employees to work from anywhere with a single app for team messaging, video meetings and one system cloud phone. Vodafone Business UC with RingCentral meets these requirements and offers a flexible yet reliable solution to meet the challenges of everyday work. This allows employees to work productively, wherever they are.

This new unified communications solution from Vodafone Germany and RingCentral offers companies the ability to migrate from their existing infrastructure to the cloud. This highly secure solution includes call recording, HD video meetings, and many other new features to simplify communications and collaboration. In addition, end users will benefit from many unique and differentiated features, including AI-based Advanced Meeting Insights, whiteboard, real-time transcription, and dynamic end-to-end encryption.

All functionality can be run on its own or integrated with various business applications, including Microsoft 365, leading Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Helpdesk services, ensuring that everything works in sync.

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About Vodafone Germany

Vodafone is one of the main communication groups. Every second German is a Vodafone customer, whether he surfs, makes phone calls or watches TV; regardless of whether they network their office, farm or factory with Vodafone technology. Vodafone networks connect Germany: families and friends, but also politics, business and society. They also help keep crucial sectors like education and healthcare active, especially in times of COVID-19.

The Düsseldorf-based company provides the Internet, mobile communications, landline and TV from a single source. As a digitization partner of the German economy, Vodafone counts start-ups, SMEs and DAX companies among its customers. Vodafone is number 1 in German mobile communications: no other company in Germany connects more people and machines via its mobile network. No other German company offers more Gigabit connections in the fixed network of the Düsseldorf-based company. And no other company has more TV customers in the country.

With over 30 million mobile customers, nearly 11 million broadband customers, over 13 million TV customers and numerous digital solutions, Vodafone Germany and its 16,000 employees generate total annual revenues of around 13 billion euros.

As a gigabit company, Vodafone is leading the expansion of the infrastructure in Germany: today Vodafone reaches over 24 million households in its national fiber optic cable network, including over 23 million at gigabit speeds. In 2022, Vodafone will provide two-thirds of all Germans with gigabit connections. With its 4G network, Vodafone reaches over 99% of all households in Germany. Vodafone’s network of machines (Narrowband IoT) for industry and commerce broadcasts over almost 97% of the German territory. Since mid-2019, Vodafone has also operated the first 5G network in Germany, reaching over 45 million people. By 2023, Vodafone will distribute 5G to 60 million people.

Vodafone Germany is the largest national company of the Vodafone Group, one of the largest telecommunications groups in the world, accounting for around 30% of total turnover. Vodafone has more than 300 million mobile customers worldwide, more than 28 million landline customers, 22 million TV customers and connects more than 150 million devices to the Internet of Things.

Vodafone connects people and machines around the world. And it’s creating a better future for everyone. Why: Technology paves the way for a digital tomorrow. To achieve this, Vodafone is working to run its business sustainably and protect the environment. The goals: to become climate neutral by 2025 and emission-free by 2040. To achieve these goals, Vodafone uses 100% green energy, electrifying its vehicle fleet, relying on a green supply chain and ensuring that its network technology is completely reused, resold or recycled. Additionally, Vodafone helps other companies minimize their C02 footprint with intelligent IoT technologies.

Diversity is firmly anchored in Vodafone’s corporate culture and is promoted through numerous measures. These include offers to reconcile family and career, as well as networks for women, fathers or LGBTs to diversity training courses for executives. Vodafone respects and values ​​all people: regardless of ethnic origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, culture or religion.

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About RingCentral

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of enterprise cloud communications and contact center solutions based on its powerful global Message Video Phone ™ (MVP®) platform. More flexible and cost-effective than traditional local PBX and video conferencing systems, RingCentral enables the modern mobile and distributed workforce to communicate, collaborate and connect in any mode, device and location. RingCentral offers three key products in its portfolio, including RingCentral MVP ™, a Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) platform that includes group messaging, video meetings and a cloud phone system; RingCentral Video®, the company’s video conferencing solution with group messaging that enables Smart Video Meetings ™; and RingCentral Cloud Contact Center Solutions. RingCentral’s open platform integrates with leading third-party business applications and allows customers to easily customize business workflows. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California and has offices around the world.

© 2022 RingCentral, Inc. All rights reserved. RingCentral, Message Video Phone, MVP, RingCentral MVP, RingCentral Video, Smart Video Meetings, and the RingCentral logo are trademarks of RingCentral, Inc.

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