In this section of our site, you will find a brief presentation and description of some of the major software developers for online casinos. While over 50 such companies exist, the ones we’ve selected below are the biggest and/or principal actors in the market and you’ll probably come across their names in other sections of our site. The information below is useful for you the player because you may (and, most likely, certainly will) find that you prefer a certain company’s style or product more than others and therefore, would prefer to play casinos that use its software.
For more information on any particular company and its product(s), click on the links provided and you will be taken to that group’s proper website. Enjoy!
Founded in 1999, Playtech is one of the most popular and common software platforms used in the online gaming industry. Unlike many other providers, Playtech uses a ‘unified platform’ so that ALL of its gaming activities from Online Casino to Poker to Bingo can be easily incorporated as independent applications. In other words, each activity can be accessed by players using their same user account while operators can simultaneously manage the action with a single management interface. Pretty cool.
Playtech is knows as well for its superb graphics and the speed of its applications and because of this and the software’s reliability and accessibility, has been chose as the platform of choice by many of the top casinos. Their client list includes, among others, Golden Palace.com, ClubDice, Casino Tropez, New York Casino, USA Casino, Monaco Gold, Europa, Vegas Red, Casino Del Rio, and Carnival Casino. With a good product, Playtech has definitely solidified its place as one of the industry’s “giants” and whatever online gaming experience you’re looking for, you’re sure to come across their platform at one point or another.
Founded in 1995, CryptoLogic produced their first casino in 1996, and was the first to provide multi-player games in 1998. The Toronto-based company (listed under CRYP on Nasdaq and CRY on the TSE – Toronto Stock Exchange), is one of the leading suppliers of online gaming software in the industry and has developed single-player as well as multi-player versions of nearly all of the most popular casino games. Regarding transactions and security, Cryptologic uses an “E-Cash” system where players must first receive a PIN via regular mail before they can withdraw funds. This system also includes 24-hour toll free customer support and service.
Cryptologic’s client list includes such major online casinos and poker rooms as VIP Casino, InterCasino, 49er Casino, Millennium Casino, and Poker Plex.
Founded in 1994, Microgaming is the oldest and one of the most popular of all gaming platforms. The company has been an industry leader in formulating and administering wide-scale audits of casino payouts through PriceWaterhouseCoopers. It has also come up with ways for players to verify their activities (PlayCheck) and their financial transactions(CashCheck). Microgaming is also known for the large role it’s played in developing progressive jackpot technology. Overall, sites run with this company’s software can be relied upon for sharp graphics and cutting-edge technology.
Their client list includes, among others: River Belle Casino, All Jackpots Casino, Royal Vegas, Lucky Nugget Casino, 777 Dragon Casino, and many, many more.
Based in Sweden, Boss Media is one of the worldwide leaders in providing e-gaming software. A leader in the industry since its founding in 1996, Boss Media launched its first interactive casino in 1997. One of the largest and well-respected companies, Boss Media is a reliable software solution a huge number of online casinos.
Its client list includes, among others: Gold Club Casino, Ace King Club, California Casino, Casino.Net, Cowboy Casino, El Casino, Five Star Casino, Jackpot Palace, Player’s Club Casino, Prestige Casino, Privilege Casino, River Boat Casino, and Sunset Casino.
GamblingSoftware.com™ is wholly owned by Victory Gaming Inc. (VGI), a gaming entertainment company located in British Columbia, Canada. Victory Gaming Inc. acquired GamblingSoftware.com in 2003 to extend its interactive gaming consulting into the fast growing, online gambling marketplace. A leader since 1997, GamblingSoftware.com specializes in Java-based instant-play applications and has over 50 licensees.
Their client list includes, among others: Abyss Casino, Casino Plaza, Cinderella’s Casino, Excelsior Casino, Golden Coast Casino, Vegas Grand.