Units Running up to 1,000 Transactions a Day at Detroit's Greek Town
Casino Benefit from NCR's Service and Uptime Capability
DAYTON, OHIO, November 14 /CNW/ - NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today
announced it has signed a global reseller agreement with NRT Technology
Corporation, a leading provider of hardware and applications for the gaming
industry, headquartered in Toronto. The partnership with NRT will provide
NRT's worldwide casino and gaming industry customers the opportunity to select
NRT's industry-leading QuickJack and QuickJack Plus systems, now integrated
with NCR's Personas(TM) 77 automated teller machine (ATM) platform.
John Dominelli, president and chief operating officer for NRT, said,
"It's all about giving our customers choices. We want to give our customers
the option of selecting the hardware/software solution that best suits their
needs. We were impressed with the NCR hardware, as well as the extensive
service capability NCR brings to the table. We are very pleased to be able to
offer NRT customers the choice to work with NCR, starting in Greektown and
then as we move forward with additional casino customers in North America,
Macau, Europe, Australia and South Asia."
NCR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bill Nuti, said, "This is an
exciting time for NCR as we take steps to expand our current footprint, while
building on the excellence and solid foundation we have in self-service and
assisted-service technology innovation that empowers customer interactions.
NCR already has a strong presence and experience within the gaming industry,
from ATMs to hotel self-check-in and other ancillary services, so growing our
presence within gaming delivery systems is a natural step."
The industry-leading NRT QuickJack automated dispensing systems include a
secure ATM cash dispensing unit, a network monitoring system that monitors and
provides alerts for proactive servicing and support, as well as a
comprehensive BackOffice system for control and reporting. It allows for the
redemption of slot tickets for cash, the redemption of player points, money
exchange, cash withdrawal and breakage of bills into smaller denominations.
Following a successful pilot of the combined NCR and NRT technology, the
new QuickJacks are now live at Greek Town Casino in Detroit, Michigan. Each
unit at Greek Town performs up to 1,000 transactions per day, placing high
demands on parts, service and uptime capabilities. These transaction volumes
far exceed typical ATM usage, yet NCR's robust technology passed the
usability, service and parts availability test.
About NRT Technology Corporation
Since 1993, NRT has been creating a line of products, services and
support that are second to none. Industry-leading products for transaction
processing, cash dispensing, machine monitoring, accounting, security and
maintenance capabilities enable operators to accurately analyze performance
and accountability. NRT Technology Corp. designs, integrates and sells highly
specialized transaction-servicing and monitoring systems that provide casinos
with networked patron and attendant money dispensing, accounting and security
for their customer service needs.
About NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a global technology company leading how the
world connects, interacts and transacts with business. NCR's assisted- and
self-service solutions and comprehensive support services address the needs of
retail, financial, travel, healthcare, hospitality, gaming and public sector
organizations in more than 100 countries. NCR (www.ncr.com) is headquartered
in Dayton, Ohio.
NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other
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