International Game Technology, through its subsidiary IGT Global Solutions, has signed a seven year contract with the South Dakota Lottery.
IGT will provide the state lottery with an updated central system, business intelligence tools, new POS and self service terminals, ongoing maintenance and retailer training.
“IGT has been our primary lottery vendors since 2009, and with their support we have been able to deliver more than $2.82bn to education, developing natural resources and providing problems of games treatment services since 1987,” said South Dakota Lottery executive director Norm Lingle.
“We look forward to continuing our relationship with IGT to generate even more funds for these important causes in our state throughout the next seven years.”
IGTs Chief Operating Officer of Lottery, Jay Gendron, said: “We are pleased to work with the lottery to deliver our industry leading lottery solutions which will provide the flexibility to help evolve, manage and grow the lottery’s sales now and in the years ahead.
” These products will provide greater insight into player behaviour to help the lottery continue to deliver exciting games and content that players want.”
IGT will also utilise the ispeak customised training programme to educate Lottery Sales Representative on the new Sales tool.