Italy – Eurobet to launch four new betting channels with VermantiaBy Phil - 12 June 2017
Vermantia, a provider of omni-channel content solutions for lotteries, gaming & betting operators worldwide, has announced a content distribution agreement with Eurobet, one of the largest Italian gaming operators.
Within the initial rollout the company will setup, broadcast and operate four channels for Eurobet’s network of more than 850 points of sales in Italy, with daily schedule of engaging virtual sports content from both Inspired Gaming and Vermantia’s market-leading suite of 25+ virtual games.
Vermantia’s next generation content distribution platform provides Eurobet with the latest High Efficiency Video Encoding (H.265), allowing maximum broadcast quality at minimum satellite bandwidth.
Technologically, this will mark the first project in the international gaming market to use this advanced video technology, further empowering the proliferation of high-frequency gaming content in the retail network. All four state-of-the-art channels of Eurobet will be delivered by Vermantia to go live for the new football season in Italy starting in August.
Filippos Antonopoulos, CEO of Vermantia stated: “We are delighted with our new agreement with Eurobet. We are very proud to see how quickly and efficiently our continuous content distribution R&D became part of a large-scale commercial deployment. HEVC has just recently emerged worldwide, bringing Vermantia and Eurobet at the forefront of adopting the latest broadcast technology for delivering bespoke betting channels at retail.”
Andrea Faelli, MD of Eurobet commented: “We are excited to further extend our partnership with Vermantia for utilizing the company’s new-age content distribution platform that demonstrated a proven capability in delivering content of the highest quality and variety by using cutting-edge broadcast technologies.”