Scientific Games announces new gaming tech solutions aimed at Covid-19 prevention

Gaming products company Scientific Games announced the launch of new contactless gaming technology developed to assist casino operators in dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.

The new products include a Unified Wallet cashless gaming which allows players to instantly access funds to play their favourite slots and tables through an app on their personal mobile device; and an Automated Game Sanitization solution that identifies which floor games require sanitization after active play.

It is now more critical than ever to develop solutions that help our partners address and adapt to the new normal,” SG Executive Vice President, Matt Wilson, stated in the company announcement.

The company also developed a Social Distancing Modul with features such as disabling all slot machine games within close proximity once a player cards in; an EGM Scheduler allowing operators to quickly upload a list of games that should remain enabled on the casino; and a Game Reserve that allows players to reserve their favourite game during their visit.