SYNKROS includes major enhancements to create a fully integrated gaming enterprise management system
Las Vegas, NV — November 6, 2012
Konami Gaming, Inc., one of the world's largest providers of gaming technology, will introduce SYNKROS, the evolution of its Konami Casino Management System (KCMS), to the Latin American market at the 2012 SAGSE Buenos Aires conference, scheduled for November 13-15. The result of significant product development efforts, SYNKROS enables new products and features to be displayed on such a scale that the system is evolving beyond the casino management system and into a fully integrated gaming enterprise management system.
Latin American casino operators will benefit from the multitude of new products, features and functions available with SYNKROS, such as entertaining floor-wide bonusing games, automated system-delivered tournaments, and a full library of animated bonus award games deliverable to specific players at the machine during regular game play. The focus of SYNKROS is to provide marketing tools that operators can use to increase revenues.
"KONAMI is Born From Fun™ and we are committed to offering products like SYNKROS that create the most entertaining experience possible for guests who visit our customers' casinos," said Eduardo Aching, vice president of international sales at Konami Gaming, Inc. "Also, SYNKROS' 99.99% uptime will increase time on device and overall guest satisfaction. Casinos are always looking for products that will help them improve their businesses, and this is precisely why we developed SYNKROS – to make a difference."
Built on top of the industry's most reliable architecture, SYNKROS possesses marketing and analytics horsepower that enable customers to synchronize their business with true revenue potential. Some of the specific new product highlights include:
Super Series™ floor-wide bonusing
Draw Poker Bonusing™
Konami Enterprise Intelligence™ (KEI)
BonuStream™ library of bonus game animations
The all new Synk Box™
"With SYNKROS, we have added powerful new marketing and analytics tools to what remains the most reliable system in the industry," announced Steve Sutherland, chief operating officer at Konami Gaming, Inc. "We built our system to help casino operators build their businesses by providing bonusing capabilities to entertain and reward their players and ensure a unique gaming experience."
"Our SYNKROS product development effort focused in part on enhanced analytics tools designed to help casino operators better understand their markets," explained Michael Ratner, director of systems product management at Konami Gaming, Inc. "These easy-to-use tools will enable our customers to operate their properties with more actionable data and insights that can be used to make decisions aimed at increasing revenues and profits."
“Our SYNKROS product development effort focused in part on enhanced analytics tools designed to help casino operators better understand their markets,” explained Michael Ratner, director of systems product management at Konami Gaming, Inc. “These easy-to-use tools will enable our customers to operate their properties with more actionable data and insights that can be used to make decisions aimed at increasing revenues and profits.”
About Konami Gaming, Inc.
Konami Gaming, Inc. is a Las Vegas-based subsidiary of KONAMI CORPORATION (NYSE: KNM). The company is a leading designer and manufacturer of slot machines and casino management systems for the global gaming market. For more information about Konami Gaming, Inc., please visit http://www.konamigaming.com
About the Konami SYNKROS System
SYNKROS is a best-of-breed gaming enterprise management system. The evolution of KCMS is best known for its advanced capabilities, such as its real-time TCP/IP-based technology, multi-channel in-machine streaming video, powerful rules-based Bonusing engine, true multi-game, multi-denomination analytics at both the device and patron level, and documented high reliability. These features combine to enable operators to effectively manage and analyze their gaming operations, implement innovative marketing campaigns, and drive their business forward. For more information about SYNKROS, visit http://www.konami.com/gaming/SYNKROS.