IGT was launched in 1981 and was involved in the design, development, manufacture, distribution and sales of gaming equipment. The company has developed with the imdustry since then and in 2005 they acquired the online casino software provider, WagerWorks which they incorporated into IGT Interactive in 2011.
IGT entered the mobile gaming market in 2008 when it acquired the UK-based mobile gaming company, Million-2-1. IGT made use of the Million-2-1 proprietary software to enter the market and it still uses this software today to power its casino games.
In 2010, all interactive gaming divisions of IGT were consolidated into IGT Interactive. They have offices around the world including in the UK, the US, China and Gibraltar.
In 2011, IGT acquired Entraction AB which allowed it to offer the complete gaming verticals set with online poker, online sportsbook, online bingo and live casino. IGT now offers multiple turnkey solutions for all areas of gaming and it continues to develop within the online casino industry.
IGT has a number of different products including IGT Poker, IGT Casino RGS and IGT Turnkey. IGT Poker is a premier poker network. It offers a download and a no download poker client with fast game play and a number of game options. It includes a branded poker school, user-friendly software and services suitable for beginners and professionals. Players can enjoy cash games, as well as a range of tournaments.
IGT's turnkey product includes casino, poker, sports betting and bingo. The sports betting product offers a wide range of sports and bet types with attractive odds and fast payouts. The bingo turnkey solution offers chat rooms and mini games with 75 ball and 90 ball bingo games, guaranteed pots and jackpot games.
IGT products are available in 19 different languages and 30 different currencies making it available for players from all round the world. They constantly update their offerings to keep at the forefront of the online gaming industry.
IGT offers more than 100 leading online casino games with stunning graphics and impressive features and functions. More than 80 interactive slots games are available including classic and exciting branded games such as Monopoly, Cluedo, Wheel of Fortune and Star Trek. More than 20 premium table games are available and almost 10 video poker games, including multi-hand formats. Fixed odds and instant win games add a bit of excitement to their portfolio with three variations of keno and other games available. IGT is also involved in the mobile gaming industry and has developed a suite of mobile table games and slots games for smartphone users. Their focus is on HTML5 games and these can be incorporated into existing operations.
IGT ensures a high level of safety and security for its players with encryption for all transactions, fraud management and independent testing for its RNG. IGT operates in a number of regulated jurisdictions and these measures ensure that it complies with the standards of the licensing and regulating bodies.