Dejan Deklich is chief product officer of 8×8, a cloud provider of voice, video, collaboration and contact center solutions for over one million users worldwide. As chief product officer, he is responsible for 8×8’s global infrastructure, product vision and roadmap.

Prior to 8×8, Dejan served as the vice president of platform and cloud at Splunk, where he was in charge of engineering for the core Splunk Enterprise product as well as the company’s next-generation architecture effort. Dejan also served as the chief technology officer of Merced Systems, which was acquired by NICE Systems in 2011, and the chief technology officer of Attributor, acquired by DigiMarc. He has also held positions at Yahoo! and IBM.



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