International Game Technology: IGT to Advance VLT Core System Technology in Alberta with Five-Year Contract Extension with INTELLIGEN
LONDON, October 4, 2021 / PRNewswire / – International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) today announced that its subsidiary, IGT Canada Solutions ULC (hereafter “IGT”), has signed a five-year contract extension with Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis (“AGLC”) to provide an enhanced version of its INTELLIGEN ™ system software and continue to be the central systems supplier to AGLC. The extension crosses July 2026.
IGT’s INTELLIGEN Systems software supports the volume, complexity and security of monitoring video lottery terminals throughout Alberta, “ noted Nick khin, IGT COO, Games. “As a leader in the regulated video lottery industry with more G2S deployments and specific VLT features than any other vendor, IGT has developed its INTELLIGEN system to meet the unique needs of its customers. AGLC will receive updates the most advanced INTELLIGEN has to offer, allowing them to access a quick overview of the status of their entire VLT network. “
Under the terms of the extension, IGT will upgrade AGLC’s central video lottery system to the latest version of INTELLIGEN, which includes improved diagnostics and network stability. AGLC will also receive multiple iLINK Ultras, IGT’s latest retailer site controller that features a separate POS device and logic box for increased flexibility, and an updated user interface with enhanced functionality for the retailer.
IGT’s INTELLIGEN systems are deployed around the world, connecting a wide range of video lottery machines in a variety of gaming environments. The software leverages over 25 years of central system experience and provides stable and secure command and control capabilities. It supports Game to System from the Gaming Standards Association® (G2S) standard protocol, which enables improved user interface for the player, enhanced responsible gaming features, mysterious multi-level and exciting jackpots (Vault Breaker®) and additional player-centric features.
In addition to VLTs and the INTELLIGEN central system, IGT also supplies AGLC with commercial casino cabinets and games as well as IGT PlayDigital PlayCasino games. AGLC has been an IGT customer since 2003.
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IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the world’s leading gaming company. We provide fun and responsible gaming experiences for players across all regulated channels and segments, from gaming machines and lotteries to sports and digital betting. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investments in innovation, player knowledge, operational expertise and cutting-edge technology, our solutions deliver unparalleled gaming experiences that engage gamers and drive growth. . We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in over 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity and accountability. IGT has approximately 11,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com.
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