INTRALOT unlocks its digital capability through Microsoft Azure and collaboration with Microsoft
September 22, 2020 – INTRALOT announces that it will work with Microsoft to unlock the company’s digital capability through Microsoft Azure. This collaboration is a significant landmark for INTRALOT as it builds upon the main pillar of its strategy to introduce business innovation through digital technology.
The brand-new product families, Lotos X for retail and Internet lotteries, and INTRALOT Orion for retail and Internet Sports betting are cloud-ready, achieving reduced time-to-market, immediate scalability, availability, and interoperability. This collaboration aims to empower INTRALOT with a cloud operating model that increases efficiencies and helps the rapid adaptation of its digital core across the business.
INTRALOT is using Azure, a cloud platform with over 60 regions announced globally, to power its digital transformation journey; addressing demands of a 24/7 global operation, while enabling a faster time-to-market expansion model and accelerating product/service innovation via cloud-native services. Azure offers iGaming clients next-level resilience and scalability.
“We are delighted to partner with Microsoft as we accelerate the execution of our strategy in transforming the industries that we serve through digital technology,” said Dr. Chris Dimitriadis, INTRALOT Group CEO. “Lotos X and INTRALOT Orion are designed for building ecosystems around them, for rapidly achieving a diversified portfolio of gaming offerings, and for scaling to meet the new demand created by players and operators. Our products in Microsoft Azure open the way for an unlimited set of opportunities for gaming operators.”
“Our collaboration with INTRALOT is a milestone that reflects how technology can fuel the growth and strategic vision of a large group, leading gaming operations,” said Theodosis Michalopoulos, Microsoft CEO Greece, Cyprus and Malta. “Microsoft Azure is designed to help organizations meet their business challenges and to empower their successful navigation in a rapidly changing environment.”
INTRALOT, a publicly listed company established in 1992, is a leading gaming solutions supplier and operator active in 42 regulated jurisdictions worldwide. With a global workforce of approximately 3,800 employees in 2019, INTRALOT is committed to redefine innovation and quality of services in the lottery and gaming sector, while supporting operators in raising funds for good causes. Uniquely positioned to deliver state-of-the-art technology across geographies, the company has developed an advanced ecosystem that serves all verticals enabling the digital transformation of gaming operators and offering players an unparalleled gaming experience. INTRALOT has been awarded the prestigious Responsible Gaming Framework certification by the World Lottery Association and is certified under the WLA Security Control Standard. Visit us at www.intralot.com.
Ms. Chryssa Amanatidou
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