VANCOUVER, Feb. 5 /CNW/ - ESI Integrity Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary
of ESI Entertainment Systems Inc. (TSX:ESY), today announced that it has
entered into an agreement with the Oregon State Lottery to supply its
industry-leading Integrity Independent Control System (ICS) to the lottery.
The Integrity ICS Services Agreement with the Oregon Lottery is
cumulatively valued at approximately US$480,000 over a contract term of seven
years. Under the terms of the agreement the Integrity ICS will continuously
and independently monitor both the lottery's online and instant ticket games.
In addition, ESI will administer product release updates and supply 24/7
technical support to the Oregon State Lottery for the system.
"Through our competitive procurement process, ESI Integrity Inc. was
identified as the successful bidder with the highest total score on its
proposal", noted Dale Penn, Director of the Oregon Lottery. "We are now happy
to have concluded our agreement with ESI and we look forward to a successful
deployment of their system in the coming months."
ESI Integrity received the Notice of Award from the Oregon State Lottery
in 2007 as a result of a comprehensive competitive procurement process
undertaken by the Lottery. The Oregon State Lottery represents ESI Integrity's
twelfth (12th) account within the US government lottery sector, and nineteenth
(19th) lottery customer worldwide. Additionally, ESI systems monitor race
wagering throughout Canada, the State of Florida, and elsewhere in the USA.
About ESI Integrity Inc.
ESI Integrity Inc. is the leading supplier of independent software for
Security and Risk Management in gaming. The ESI Integrity Continuous
Monitoring System provides independent real-time monitoring of lottery and
pari-mutuel gaming - auditing billions of dollars of gaming world-wide every
year. ESI Integrity is currently licensed at lotteries and pari-mutuel
wagering sites, spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and
About ESI Entertainment Systems Inc.
ESI Entertainment Systems Inc. ("ESI") (TSX: ESY) provides products and
services to the international gaming and payment processing industries through
its three principal subsidiaries, Citadel Commerce Corp., ESI Integrity Inc.
and PlayLine Inc. ESI's products and services, which primarily consist of
payment processing, transaction monitoring and turnkey gaming platforms, are
deployed in the on-line and land based gaming markets.
For further information:
For further information: ESI Integrity Inc.: Alan Ahac, President,
Telephone: (604) 299-9530 ext. 302, firstname.lastname@example.org; ESI Entertainment
Systems Inc.: Tony Greening, Chief Executive Officer, Telephone: (604)
299-6922 ext 298, email: email@example.com, Web: www.esi.ca