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Orbis Congratulates Skybet For Winning eGaming Award

The world's leading provider of interactive gaming solutions, Orbis Technology Ltd, congratulated Skybet upon winning at the 2nd eGaming Awards at the Natural History Museum, 9th of October 2006.

The eGaming Review Industry Awards held by the publication reflects the strength and depth within the online gaming industry in 2006.

SkyBet received the Multi Channel Operator of the Year award confirming that SkyBet is the number one choice for Sports Betting, Gaming, Casino and Games Entertainment.

Skybet use various OpenBet modules to deliver services across a number of channels. SkyBet's win proves that Orbis' suite of modules 'OpenBet - The Integrated Gaming Solution' is among the best in the marketplace.

"We were absolutely delighted to win the prestigious Multi-Channel Operator of the Year at the eGaming review awards, particularly as being truly multi-channel is a key part of our strategy," Said Richard Flint, Managing Director of Skybet who received the award.

According to Flint, one of the advantages that they have in terms of executing on their strategy is the Orbis OpenBet system designed to integrate easily with 'front ends' across different channels that allows customers to keep a single account system across all channels and products.

"Skybet have continually innovated and pushed the boundaries of Orbis software development," said Jeremy Thompson-Hill, Deputy Managing Director at Orbis. "Their diverse portfolio across Internet, interactive TV, mobile and call centre includes live gaming, sport betting, casino and fixed odds games. It serves as a great example of what can be achieved by multiplatform operators who understand how to maximize the benefits of online technology," he continued.

All delivered via a single OpenBet platform that integrates the 'One Account, One Wallet' solution, SkyBet Offers Sportsbook via interactive TV, Internet, Mobile and Call Centre all driven by Orbis' Sportsbook software; Games via interactive TV and Internet that include casino games like Blackjack which is currently exclusive to iDTV and live studio presented games like Roulette and Poker Keno.


Wednesday, November 08, 2006