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Racecourse data licensing made easier

Fifty-seven British racecourses have announced the formation of Racecourse Data Company (RDC). The joint venture has been formed by Racecourse Media Group (RMG) and Arena Racing Company (ARC), and nine independent racecourses as shareholders. RDC has been assigned the PRD (Pre-Race Data) licence for a five-year term from Racing Enterprises Limited (REL). PRD is information on a racecard, such as …

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IBIS makes debut at Winter Olympics

Sochi 2014

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the regulated betting industry have announced a new information reporting arrangement surrounding any suspicious betting activity. The agreement signed by the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) and the European Sports Security Association (ESSA) comes in time for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi but will extend to include Rio 2016. IOC Communications …

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ICE 2014 – A BET A Bridging the Gap

Reporting from the ICE 2014 conference floor, SBC catches up with A BET A Business Development Manager Jason Hardman to discuss A BET A’s mobile and SMS retail betting system. The newly  launched betting system, will allow betting shop customers to have easier access to all markets and staff to better monitor betting activities The A BET A system aims …

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Isle of Man Post Office Set For ICE 2014

Isle of Man Post Office’s specialist communication division Secure Direct Mail is gearing up to attend the ICE Totally Gaming Show 2014 (ICE) held from 4th to 6th February at Excel in London. This is the business’ third year at ICE, the biggest event in the egaming calendar which embraces every egaming sector and hosts all of the world’s major …

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Internap gets Sportradar distributed

Internap Network Services Corporation, a provider of high-performance internet infrastructure services, has announced that supplier of sports and betting-related data services Sportradar is using Internap’s content delivery network (CDN) to stream live professional sporting events and data directly into 1,000 retail betting shops worldwide. With more than a petabyte of data at its disposal, Sportradar’s Live Channel provides a unique …

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Offsidegaming Strike Uganda Partnership

Offsidegaming, has today announced expanding  its sportsbook and mobile partnership with Worldstar betting, in the Ugandan region of Africa. Working closely with Worldstar betting Uganda, Offsidegaming has developed and provided mobile and desktop solutions to the bookmakers existing chain of 70 shops in the market. For this project Offside Gaming developed a specific version of its mobile website that supports …

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Betradar launch revamped virtual football product at ICE 2014

Betradar,  supplier of sports and betting-related data will present its revamped Virtual Football League in combination with turn-key integration options for online, mobile and retail operations at their stand S1-250 at ICE 2014. Betradar’s Virtual Football League has established itself as a superb revenue-driving game concept and has been integrated by over 50 of operators worldwide. A new generation of …

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Coral on the move with A Bet A

A Bet A Technology, supplier of EPOS, call centre, and online transactional software, has penned a deal with Coral.The specialist provider, which services betting operators throughout the UK and Ireland as well as 22 global territories, will provide the bookmaker with a portable EPOS system for its hospitality events The technology made its on-course debut at a horseracing meeting at …

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BetConstruct an IGA finalist

Online and land-based sports betting and gaming solutions provider BetConstruct has been confirmed as a finalist in the technology provider/supplier category at the International Gaming Awards (IGA) to be held in London next week. The seventh IGA Awards will be held in London’s stunning Savoy Hotel on Monday February 3rd with a champagne reception beginning proceedings, followed by a gala dinner …

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