ACTON, Mass., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- VeCommerce Inc., a speech self- service technology company based in Acton, MA, announced that its new internet wagering solution for Capital District Regional Off Track Betting in Albany, NY, was approved for operation. Capital OTB had awarded VeCommerce Inc. the contract to design, develop, deploy, and support its Telebet-for-the-Web internet wagering solution. The new Telebet-for-the-Web capability will enable Capital OTB's advanced deposit wagering customers to place wagers simply by clicking the "wager now" button on Capital OTB's website www.capitalotb.com. John Signor, Capital OTB's President, said, "VeCommerce has always provided robust, cost-appropriate, and technologically superior solutions. It was only natural to turn to them for our new Telebet-for-the-Web product." The Telebet-for-the-Web product adds a new capability to the VeCommerce- provided telebet wagering system already in use by Capital OTB for the last three years. Very shortly, Capital OTB customers will have the expanded option of placing wagers by both telephone and internet. The VeCommerce-hosted solution is inherently fast and responsive, allowing online customers to place wagers within seconds right up until moments before post time. To use the system, customers must have already established a Capital OTB advanced deposit wagering account. Paul Hallett, president of VeCommerce Inc., said, "We're pleased with Capital OTB's demonstrated confidence in VeCommerce's technology and solutions. This is an evolution of existing and proven technology that's been deployed in many of North America's premium wagering outlets and is demonstrative of VeCommerce's continued commitment to provide increasingly broad and competitive solutions to its wagering client base." VeCommerce Inc. is the North American subsidiary of VeCommerce Ltd, the Australia-based global leader in the provision of voice self-service solutions. With over 20 years in the communications and call processing industries, VeCommerce delivers solutions to such diverse industries as wagering and gaming, ticketing and transportation, financial services and banking, and state and local governments.
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