Agilysys, Inc., a provider of information technology and hospitality software solutions, announced yesterday that Melco Crown Entertainment Limited has selected its Stratton Warren System inventory and procurement solution for its gaming properties in Macau. The solution will be implemented at Altira, City of Dreams and the Mocha Clubs, which feature approximately 1,500 gaming machines in eight locations. "We needed an exceptionally strong and stable inventory and procurement system designed for the hotel and casino industry," said Richard Tsiang, executive vice president and chief development officer of Melco Crown Entertainment. "In a competitive gaming environment like Macau, properties must work diligently to control costs and streamline operations," said Tina Stehle, senior vice president and general manager of Agilysys Hospitality Solutions Group. "The Stratton Warren System will help Altira Macau, City of Dreams and the Mocha Clubs stay competitive by allowing them to obtain the most favourable prices on everything from linens to soft drinks."