More Online Live Dealers at Grosvenor Casinos; Aspers Launches UK's First-Ever Cloud Link
Grosvenor Casinos has joined forced with Evolution Gaming to double its offering of live dealers at it online casino venture.
The new state-of-the-art dedicated environment, created at Evolution’s Riga studios, launched on November 4 and instantly doubled Grosvenor Casino’s live dealer offering. Grosvenor Casinos customers can now play at any of the four Grosvenor Casinos branded live tables 24 hours a day. Currently, live action dealers are available at Live Roulette, Blackjack, Blackjack Gold and Baccarat.
Steve Salmon, Director of Digital Innovation at Grosvenor Casinos, said: “This is a fantastic new environment which brings our retail experience to life in the digital arena. With our heritage, experience and expertise in Table Gaming, it is a great opportunity to take these skills truly cross channel and provide our customers with the most authentic live casino experience. Our customers will be able to play across all our distribution channels sharing a joined up experience. Our environment looks absolutely stunning with dynamic backdrops created using large plasma screens that can display innovative and subtle lighting effects, branding and messaging.
“This gives us a massive crossover potential across all our channels of distribution, for example, with the opportunity for live promotions hosted in parallel in-club and online, and for a single loyalty system rewarding both in-club and online play”
All of the Grosvenor Live Casino tables are available on PC, Mac and iPad with Live Roulette also available on Android powered devices and on iPhone. Reports suggest that Blackjack will become available on Android tablets by the end of November 2013.
Aspers Casinos Now Linked by First-Ever Cloud Link
Aspers Group is now the proud owner of the United Kingdom’s first-ever cloud link across casinos thank to a partnership with IGT.
The new cloud link links Aspers’ four casinos’ – the large Super Casino in Milton Keynes, Stratford, Newcastle and Northampton – 103 machines in real time. Thanks to the ground-breaking technology, Aspers can now take full advantage of an array of features and analytics both locally and regionally to maximise casino drop and the experience of customers.
Mark Beattie, Head of Gaming for Aspers Group, explained why Aspers chose IGT for this new cloud link. “We selected IGT because it is as forward-thinking as we are. Through the IGT Cloud we have the ability to deploy IGT sbX® technology across multiple sites to evaluate the performance of games to offer the best and newest games to our players, in a much more cost-effective manner than ever before”
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