A casino network is the software used by online casinos to give you access to casino games online without their having to develop their own games. A casino network can be used by many online casinos simultaneously, which is why you see the same games at many casinos. The network allows the online casino to focus on marketing and customer care and not software operation and maintenance.
888 Holding plc is a company that runs several well established gambling sites and develop their own proprietary games and software for those sites.
Betsoft is a game developer chiefly known for the SLOTS3 and POKER3 series, innovative 3D-games of exceptionally high quality.
Boss Media offers over 100 different casino games, plus other services for online casinos such as banking, administration, customer service, and more. Through their subsidiary WebDollar, safe payment processing is available utilizing advanced encryption technology.
Chartwell is a provider of games and software for online gambling. The company has been around since 1998 and is today offering not just a standard online casino platform but a live casino as well, and they are about to launch a mobile casino. The portfolio also includes multiplayer games, such as poker and bingo.
Cryptologic is one of the most popular softwares around for slots players, thanks in part to the pioneering nature of the company. Cryptologic were the first to incorporate multiplayer games into their product line and InterCasino, which has always been part of the Cryptologic network, was the very first online casino to take real money bets. Additionally, the network’s slot machine games are well known for their excellent audio and graphical features, as well as boasting progressive jackpots that regularly reach six figures.
When Dynamite Idea was founded in England back in 1995, the company specialized in graphic and web design. Eventually, its focus changed and Dynamite Idea became a developer of fixed odds and skill-based betting games, interactive television and fixed odds betting terminal games. The company is considered one of the pioneers and true innovators of the fixed-odds gambling market online.
Evolution Gaming specializes in live casinos online, i.e. casinos where you can play against real dealers working at real physical gambling tables. The dealers work in front of web cameras in a casino studio and everything is streamed directly to your computer in real time. A chat window allows you to communicate with the dealer and your fellow gamblers.
Galewind Software is one of the smaller game and software providers for the online gambling industry and do not have a huge game portfolio, but the games that they do offer are very well made and provide a great gaming experience.
Gamesys Ltd was founded in 2001 and opened their gaming site Jackpotjoy the following year. Today, the Gamesys Group is the owner of Gamesys Ltd and several other companies, and provides technology services for the online gambling business.
Gaming Technology Solutions (GTS), a Playtech company, is a global supplier of end-to-end gaming solutions for gambling sites and iTV boxes. The company was formed in England in 2005, based on earlier endeavors going back to 1995.
International Game Technology (IGT) produces casino games for offline and online play, including mobile play. Online, they also offer poker through their subsidiary Entraction. IGT is the parent company of several well-known software developers, such as WagerWorks, Entraction and DoubleDown. IGT is the largest offline slot machine manufacturer in the world and roughly half of the slot machines in United States offline casinos come from IGT.
Microgaming is one of the oldest game developers for the online casino business and are known for an impressive line-up of casino games, great looking slots and one of the biggest jackpots on the market. Microgaming offers browser play and a downloadable casino client. There is also a live casino and a mobile casino.
NetEntertainment (NetEnt) was founded in Sweden in 1996 and is one of the largest casino software and network providers in the world. In the early days, NetEntertainment had their own casinos online, but since 2005 they focus solely on providing others with casino software.
Founded back in 1999, NextGen Gaming has been a part of the NYX Gaming Group since 2011. NextGen is most famous for their slots, which will work together with a wide range of platforms. Slots from NextGen can be found in both online and offline casinos, and are also available for mobile play. In 2012, NextGen was crowned Social Gaming Supplier of the Year by EGR Magazine for its fully hosted social gaming application. This application makes it easy for operators to run play-money slot casinos on Facebook.
NYX Interactive is a Swedish software developer focused on online gaming. They offer complete platforms as well as seamless integration of individual casino games and other services into existing platforms. A casino operator can order anything from individual games to a comprehensive solution that includes administration, payment processing, marketing, etc, from NYX.
The Play'n GO team developed their first gaming solution in 1997, when they were still subcontractors working for larger game developers. The company itself was founded in 2011 and is now offering a full range of made-to-order products for the public and private sector. Games are available for websites, game terminals, tablets and mobile phones.
The Playtech casino network is one of the most well established networks on the online casino market. Playtech has some great looking games and are known for their movie-themed slots, such as Rocky, Iron Man, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Blade and Hulk. They also have a range of progressive jackpots that have paid out millions of dollars to lucky winners.
RTG offers games and other services for casino operators, including banking and account management. They are known for giving the operators a high degree of flexibility and will for instance not block players from the United States unless the operator asks for it, something which sets RTG aside from a lot of other casino software providers.
Despite being relative babies in the online gambling industry, the Rival Gaming casino network has made impressive headway, developing cutting edge software and creative slot machine games. Rival have produced a unique casino management system, which ensures a quality gaming experience for players, as well as a brilliantly innovative series of slot machine games, known as “iSlots”.
Sheriff Gaming is a game and software provider famous for making advanced 3D games, especially slots but also table games, scratch cards, and more. The slot games from Sheriff are often referred to as a ”new generation of slots” since they have intricate story lines, detailed 3D graphics and lots of exciting features. They are available online as well as offline.
Founded in 2005, SkillOnNet started out as a producer of backgammon software. After providing software to several successful backgammon sites they branched out and began creating casino games too. Their assortment of casino games is still fairly small and only found in a few casinos (such as EUcasino), but the games are of excellent quality and well worth seeking out.
Slotland Entertainment S.A. use their own proprietary software that can only be found in their own fully owned casinos. Slotland Entertainment S.A. owns and operate two different casinos, Slotland and Win-a-Day. They also operate FreeSlot.com which is a free slot tournament site where players can earn real money. Freeslot.com have been around since 2000 and have given away hundreds of thousands in free money. Freeslot.com also uses the proprietary software of Slotland entertainment SA.
The origin of Vegas Technology is Odds On Gaming Inc, a company that specialized in the budding online banking market in the 1990's. In 2003, Odds On merged with the online gambling company EH New Ventures and two years later the name was changed from Odds On to Vegas Technology. Since then, Vegas Technology has developed into a major player on the online casino market.
Viaden Gaming is a game and software developer especially famous for producing solutions for mobile gambling and social gambling online. They also offer a standard online casino, sportsbook and poker room. It's possible for an operator to get a turnkey solution from Viaden that includes anything from games and servers to website design, banking, support, licensing, and administration CMS.
Virtue Fusion is most famous for their online bingo games, but they also offer casino games such as slots, table games, scratch cards, mini games and a nice chunk of other games, such as chickeno. Bespoke games have been developed for individual operators.
WagerWorks is a part of International Game Technology (IGT) and produces games and other software for online gambling. Casino operators can get anything from selected games to complete turn key solutions from WagerWorks. Services such as administration, banking, marketing, and customer support are available.