Orbis Launches Openbet Casino at ICE
By Press Release

• OpenBet Casino is an open solution for online casinos that allows operators to choose from Orbis’ own state-of-the-art games offerings or from other suppliers.

• OpenBet’s Single Account Single Solution structure allows operators to enjoy greater control and flexibility.

• OpenBet Casino lets operators tailor their own casino look and feel and branding. Games can be quickly added or changed.

• OpenBet is a leading online gambling technology platform allowing many kinds of interactive betting and gaming products to be offered to a single user account, across multiple channels.

International Casino Exhibition (ICE), London, Stand 3490 – 23 January, 2006 – Orbis, the leading provider of interactive gambling solutions to the world’s largest bookmakers, will be launching OpenBet Casino at International Casino Exhibition (ICE) in London.

Orbis continues to develop its OpenBet family of products to reflect and pro-actively meet the needs of the rapidly changing interactive gambling industry.

Orbis can now offer operators an end-to-end solution that’s even more comprehensive - with greater choice and flexibility.

• OpenBet Casino gives operators the ability to control their own mix of games choosing from Orbis’ state-of-the-art games offerings, or from other suppliers, with seamless integration and rapid deployment. OpenBet Casino provides a compelling user experience that keeps attracting players while generating significant revenues. It features advanced animations, realistic sound effects and an intuitive interface. The open solution also lets the operator change games, lobby and branding easily for a customized look and feel - all managed through a single back office system.

OpenBet Casino integrates seamlessly with existing OpenBet platforms and products.

The OpenBet Casino enables the operator to complement marketing activities using a series of built-in tools that simplify promotions, subscriber campaigns and affiliate management.

• Multilingual Top Bar – This feature allows operators to “speak” to groups of players or individuals in several languages including Middle Eastern and Chinese scripts. It can be used to name the top scorers or winners, award bonus rounds and even provide free play. The unique Bonus Bar also features in the Top Bar allowing players to track their bonus points.

• Affiliate Management - The OpenBet Casino Affiliate utility automates the entire registration, monitoring and management process as well as payment calculations. It also assists to identify key affiliate partners.

Orbis’ pioneering OpenBet software platform is the choice of leading operators worldwide including Ladbrokes, Sky Bet, Blue Square, Victor Chandler, Macau-SLOT, Samvo Entertainment and Paddy Power. OpenBet is a complete enabling technology that supports all of the betting products, features and channels that sophisticated operators demand. Using a single customer account, customers can place bets through many channels including web, mobile devices, retail outlets, call centers and interactive television, all using the same log-in and account.

For further information:

Margot Field, Director, Public Relations, NDS +44 (0)208 476 8158

Tamara Callander, Marketing & PR Co-ordinator, Orbis +44 (0)208 742 1600

Sarah Nichols, Shared Value +44 (0)207 321 5010

About Orbis

Orbis Technology is a pioneer in the design and development of online gambling systems providing the OpenBet™ single account, single solution technology to leading bookmakers and broadcasters worldwide. See http://www.orbisuk.com/ for more information on Orbis.

About NDS

NDS Group plc (NASDAQ/Euronext Brussels:NNDS), a majority owned subsidiary of News Corporation, is a leading supplier of open end-to-end digital pay TV solutions for the secure delivery of entertainment and information to television set-top boxes and IP devices. See www.nds.com for more information about NDS.

Online Casino News.com provides online gamblers with information on online casino gambling, sports betting tips, wining casino tips, internet casino reviews, sports odds, matchups, results, editorial and much, much more… We also have an industry insider’s section including Internet gaming press releases, a calendar of events and gaming industry news.
Bluff Europe: Europe's leading Poker Magazine brings you the latest Poker News, Player Interviews and all the best Online Poker offers Poker in the Park: Europe's largest Poker Festival.