IGT Extends Contract with Loto-Québec and Tipos

Staff Writer Industry News, IGT 627

London-based game developer International Game Technology (IGT) has announced the extension of its agreements with partners Loto-Québec from Canada and Slovakian Tipos.

Staying Tight with Canada

IGT subsidiary IGT Canada Solutions was the one to ink the three-year extension of the deal with the Canadian provincial operator. All details of the contract are secured until September 2021.

Under the agreement, IGT will continue to supply the operator with its INTELLIGEN video lottery central system, as well as its hotline services, premium business intelligence, diagnostic modules and distributed game management.

Driving Growth for Loto-Québec’s Business

Jay Gendron, Chief Operating Officer at IGT Lottery, commented, “Our INTELLIGEN solution is used by Loto-Québec to monitor nearly 10,000 VLTs in the province, all of which are provided by IGT.” New York-listed company’s COO added that the supreme central management system vouches for complete control over “the complexity, security, integrity, and advanced reporting of their VLT network”. In addition to VLT’s, IGT caters for Québec’s casino slots, vending machines, interactive games and Canadian Bingo and Poker web.

Enhancing Funding for Important Causes in Slovakia

As for Slovakia’s very best Tipos, IGT extended the deal for the next 10 years. The Central European country’s firm has been a close business partner to IGT for more than 25 years now. Jan Barczi, the Tipos CEO, stated that IGT’s expertise has been, and will continue to play a key role in Tipos growth. With IGT’s technological innovations, Tipos has managed to boost its flexibility and power and “effectively managed and grown the lottery”.

Everything They Need and More!

On top of the offering that Tipos has been enjoying in the past two decades, IGT will now cater for “a new lottery central system, retail terminals, associated software and peripherals”, and even non-lottery software and services like prepaid mobile phone top-ups and ticketing for sports events.

Declan Harkin, IGT senior vice president and COO, concluded, “Tipos will benefit from IGT’s latest lottery solutions, including our core lottery platform Aurora, our Open Retail terminal platform, and Retailer Pro, IGT’s next-generation retailer terminal.”


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