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Expanding the Empire
Empire Recruitment UK and MSS Recruitment Macau are expanding their
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strategic alliance, making local services to employers and jobseekers more
accessible for both. Empire Svetlana Thompson said: “This partnership
provides us with a great opportunity to further extend our search and
advertising reach to one of the largest and most active gaming communities
in Asia.” MSS Recruitment’s Jiji Tu added: “This will give MSS-Recruitment a
NEWS greater spread on a global basis for search assignments and the
development of i-gaming which we believe will be big business in Asia.”
Operating surveillance at the latest huge project in Macau, City of Dreams is huge: everything, from cameras to recorder,
up to software and video management system, comes from CCTV/IP expert Dallmeier, who was also responsible for
the largest real-time IP system before this at the Venetian and Sands Macau.
City of Dreams chooses
Dallmeier surveillance system
dreamcatcher vulnerable areas, they all share the
DALLMEIER innovative Cam_inPIX sensor tech-
nology. It reliably suppresses bloom-
A total of 5,000 cameras are in ing and smearing effects and is
operation at City of Dreams, the characterised by high colour differ-
latest sprawling casino resort to entiation. Also, for the first time, the
open in Macau, and are being mon- new PTZ dome camera system
itored and evaluated at over 50 Domera are employed in the City of
security workstations. Dreams system. The new camera
Following intensive and thorough models allow for flexible planning
research that took more than a year, and are highly maintenance-friendly
the casino’s owner eventually chose and discreetly placed, for instance,
Regensburg based manufacturer in crystal chandeliers or integrated
Dallmeier to develop its security into the ceiling design.
system, ranging from cameras to The images are recorded on the
recorders and right up to manage- DIS-2/M NSU, a one-channel audio
ment and evaluation stations. The and video streamer and recorder
installation is a purely IP-based with modular design. It is able to
system. Leroy Daniel, surveillance receive, record, play back and trans-
director at City of Dreams, said: “We mit audio and video streams in
did some thorough research in various encodings via an Ethernet VMC-1 “Eagle”, a modular Video “Before commissioning, the entire the easy integration of third-party
advance. Dallmeier is the only manu- network. Management Centre consisting of system was thoroughly tested at the systems. Whether gaming (Angel-
facturer capable of realising a system The complete system is con- keyboard, joystick, Jog-Shuttle and Dallmeier FAT Centre. We were Eye Card Shoe interface, IGT slot
of that size. Ease of use, flexibility trolled via SeMSy, a professional an interactive TFT monitor. present during the testing and thus interface, RFID chip interface), food
and open interfaces for the connec- and extremely capable manage- Leroy Daniel is convinced by we could see that the system really and beverage (Micros interface) or
tion of third-party systems were ment system. Operational proce- the system: “Although the installa- meets our requirements. Dallmeier security systems - the possibilities
other decisive factors in support of dures and complex controls can tion is very large and complex, the has actually invested heavily in order for integration are virtually unlim-
our decision to use Dallmeier.” be stored within the system, allow- operation remains simple and intu- to satisfy our needs. You don’t find ited. “That is one of the great fea-
High-resolution network cameras ing staff a highly comfortable and itive at all times. Even new col- that kind of service and commit- tures of our solution,” said Daniel.
are at the heart of the elaborate intuitive operation. leagues find their way immediately. ment anywhere else in the industry. I “We have got a system from one
CCTV/IP system. Altogether, the security person- We also very much appreciate that was truly impressed." source, whose components are per-
Whether it's CasinoCams with nel have 54 workstations at their Dallmeier had already been Even though the entire video fectly co-ordinated. Nevertheless,
special software and optimised for disposal, each fitted with two to involved in the planning of the security system comes from we are not restricted and are also
the conditions in a casino, or vandal- three monitors. At each worksta- system and was always responsive Dallmeier, it is equipped with open able to quickly and easily integrate
resistant network dome cameras for tion the control is carried out via a to our individual requirements.” interfaces and therefore allows for third-party systems or products.”
dent of Multimedia, said: “Our
Sport of Kings
Community Gaming launch
Bally grows
and this Sport of Kings instal-
under starter’s
lation represents an inflection
point in Multimedia’s initia- its corporate
orders at WinStar
tive to expand our footprint of
innovative, in-house devel-
oped Class III gaming prod-
footprint
ucts at tribal and commercial
casinos in North America. The officegrowth ment, advanced development, Bally’s existing facility at 950
horse racing theme of Sport of BALLY TECHNOLOGIES and project management Sandhill Road will provide
Kings brings players new employees to the former Carter Bally's 340 Reno-based
levels of excitement at the Bally Technologies has leased Burgess building at 6655 employees - which consist pri-
base game level and the enter- approximately 77,000 square Bermuda Road. marily of research and devel-
tainment value is quickly foot of additional office space “The property is leased opment, customer service,
enhanced by the communal in Las Vegas and Reno, over a long-term basis which, product management, and
bonus rounds as well as the Nevada, creating new corpo- including options, spans more various technical support and
feature benefits of our Player rate campuses to accommo- than 20 years. Along with a administrative personnel - with
HD gaming cabinet.” date company growth. smaller building across more workspace in a campus-
Juan Rico, gaming opera- “The acquisition of these Bermuda Road housing about style environment similar to the
racingcert expanded casino where tions manager for Chickasaw two leased facilities demon- 100 employees, we truly have company’s corporate campus
MULTI MEDIA GAMES Multimedia now has 2,440 Nation Division of Com- strates the strength of our busi- created a Las Vegas campus in Las Vegas. Construction is
units installed. merce, added: “Multimedia ness despite these challenging environment in a great loca- scheduled to be completed in
Marking the commercial Sport of Kings is Multime- has taken a holistic approach times,” said chief executive tion in the Hughes Airport September 2009 on the build-
launch of its Community dia’s initial game offering for to marrying its technology, officer Richard Haddrill. “These Industry Center five minutes ing which Bally also leased
Gaming series, Multimedia the Community Gaming cat- content and gaming cabinet leases will allow us to achieve from the airport,” Isaacs said. under a long-term agreement.
Games, has completed the egory which links multiple resulting in a product that we greater teamwork and work “Recent upgrades to the land- Isaacs said that the new
first installations of Sport of players in bonus rounds that expect will generate consis- efficiencies for our engineering scape and main lobby are Reno campus brings Bally’s
Kings at the Chickasaw get activated by side bets. The tently strong play. We’re teams, and accommodate being followed by remodels of employees who focus on
Nation’s WinStar World Casino five video reel, twenty line, pleased to be the first casino further growth.” our showrooms and customer games and systems together in
in Oklahoma. penny denomination Sport to offer this innovative game According to Bally’s chief conference center during the a collaborative environment to
This first bank of eight of Kings game is deployed in and look forward to future operating officer Gavin Isaacs, early part of fiscal 2010.” more efficiently capitalise on
Sport of Kings units are Multimedia’s Player HD Wide Community Gaming and the company has added 36,000 In Reno, a new 41,000 the increasing convergence of
located in the new Rome Screen cabinet. other unique product intro- sq. ft. of space in Las Vegas, square-foot facility at 900 games and systems in the
section of the recently Anthony Sanfilippo, presi- ductions from Multimedia.” relocating 175 game develop- Sandhill Road adjacent to gaming industry.
40 August 2009 • suppliernews
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