WMS Gaming has announced that it will partner with Dragonfish the B2B division of 888 Holdings plc. The goal is to offer a play for fun online poker application in the US expanding the WMS B2B online product.
The strategic partnership will see the pairing offering fun play online poker with a goal of establishing real money online poker once the laws become regulated on a state-by-state or federal basis.
WMS will offer domestic customers access to 888’s robust poker platform and applications, and WMS will serve as the exclusive provider of 888’s online poker solution to casino operators in the United States.
President of WMS, Orrin J. Edidin commentated, “Aligning our efforts with 888 Holdings will allow WMS to provide our casino operator customers with the capabilities and benefits from one of the world’s most experienced online poker operators which will significantly support their efforts to benefit from online poker in the United States in a play-for-fun environment or as real money online poker becomes legal.”
“By deploying our joint online poker solution, casino operators in the United States will be able to provide their customers with a robust and secure network with the liquidity and games offering to give the best possible player experience,” stated Brian Mattingley, CEO of 888 Holdings.
Reported by Maggie B.