Italy's Casino de la Vallee Installs IGT's sbX™ Casino Management System

Marks fourth sbX™ installation in Europe and fifteenth install worldwide

Aug 25, 2010, 09:00 ET from IGT

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today the installation of sbX™ at Casino de la Vallee in Italy.

"sbX™ gives us access to a vast library of good performing games. That in itself is a huge advantage for our operation," said Luca Frigerio, sole administrator of Casino de la Vallee. "We chose sbX™ because we are committed to offering our players the highest standard of service using the industry's leading technology."

In addition to the installation of sbX™, Casino de la Vallee added 100 AVP® machines to the casino's floor. Located in Saint Vincent, Italy, the casino operates close to 600 slot machines and recently completed an expansion of their floor. In this new area, close to 80 percent of the games are from IGT, with more than 25 percent of these being from IGT's exclusive line of premium products.

"The growing number of sbX™ installations around the world, continues to prove the excellent response that the product has experienced since its launch in December 2009," said Ali Civile, sales director for IGT Europe. "No other product provides the resources and tools to operators in the industry. Access to the industry's largest and ever-expanding library of server-based games, modules that empower management teams to understand preferences and trends, and the ability to create a dynamic slot floor by deploying proven games over the open network are just some of the advantages of sbX™."

sbX™ is currently installed at ARIA at CityCenter and Monte Carlo Resort and Casino and will be installed at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Also in the US, the sbX™ Tier One package is currently installed at Ameristar St. Charles Casino Resort, Akwesasne Mohawk Casino, Barona Resort and Casino, Colusa Casino, FireKeepers Casino, MGM Grand Detroit, Motor City Casino Hotel, IP Biloxi Casino Resort, and The Orleans Hotel and Casino. And on an international scale, sbX™ is installed at Casino d'Evian in France and Grand Casino Helsinki in Finland, and Casino di Venezia in Italy.

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