International Game Technology (IGT) subsidiary IGT Canada Solutions ULC has signed a three-year extension to continue providing its INTELLIGEN video lottery central system to Loto-Québec. The contract extension runs through September 2, 2021.

Jay Gendron, IGT Chief Operating Officer, Lottery, confirmed: “Our INTELLIGEN solution is used by Loto-Québec to monitor nearly 10,000 VLTs in the province, all of which are provided by IGT. The INTELLIGEN central management system ensures the lottery has full control of the complexity, security, integrity, and advanced reporting of their VLT network to optimize operations and drive growth for their business.”

According to IGT, INTELLIGEN is built on more than 20 years of proven central system experience, and offers stable, secure and command control capabilities uniquely tailored to VLT gaming environments. It operates with a wide range of VLTs using multiple protocols, including the Game to System (G2S) open standard protocol, and has advanced communication abilities.

Under the terms of the agreement, IGT will provide hotline services for the INTELLIGEN central system, advanced business intelligence, distributed game management, and proactive diagnostic modules. In addition, the firm also provides Loto-Québec with lottery instant ticket vending machines, VLTs, casino slots, interactive games, and Canadian Bingo and Poker Network.