Synergy

News & Blog

You are here:

How Your Idle Casino Can Help Fight COVID-19 NOW

With the downtime due to COVID-19, casinos and other properties have a unique opportunity, right now, to help find a cure; by utilizing the processing power of their data centers to get involved in something known as “folding@home.” Please see our article for a background on the project as well as important details for your…

Read more

Our casino is closed to the public. What does that mean for IT?

As we work together through this troubling time, I wanted to take a look a little on a brighter side: For casino information technology, trying to get certain things complete can be very challenging inside a high pressure and secure 24/7 environment. Here is a list of some things we could be considering through the…

Read more

Time is of the Essence

Author: Derek Smiley, Sr Network Engineer, Synergy Information Solutions Time synchronization among network devices is important to consider when building out infrastructure, and not just within the datacenter; client endpoints, kiosk terminals, wireless controllers and associated access points, slot machine virtual bank controllers and their electronic gaming machines (EGMs, or slot machines), etc… All of…

Read more

AI in Gaming pt1 – Can We Trust AI to Predict Patron Theo’s?

Casinos have to work with massive amounts of data; from patron & machine information to food & beverage inventory.  The amount of reports, spreadsheets and data logs can be completely overwhelming.  However, the culmination of all this data is critical as it reveals the fine details of operations and the overall success or failure of…

Read more

“Soboba Casino Awarded Best Tech Group; Thanks Synergy!”

Information Technology (IT) teams were recently recognized during the 20th Annual TribalNet Conference and Tradeshow in Nashville, TN. TribalNet has been officially recognizing IT teams for exemplary work since 2008.  Such recognition has become a long-standing tradition and one that marks a high level of prestige. Since opening their replacement Casino and Resort, Soboba has…

Read more

Do You Need Operations Support for Your Casino?

Regardless of the industry in which you work, it’s easy to make assumptions about how much operational infrastructure and support you really need. As a casino owner or manager, however, it is vital that you understand just how your operations collects, shares, stores and uses information that is generated within the walls of your casino.…

Read more

Protecting Your Investment: IT Gaming Solutions for Your Casino

Operating a casino comes with a hefty bill so it’s important to take the time to consider how you are protecting the infrastructure and data management solutions you have within your operation. Even with an internal IT team, your casino may be exposed to risks that are unnecessary due to poor infrastructure, management, design, or…

Read more

California Gambling Control Commission Renewal

Across the country, tribes are required to sign negotiated compacts to clarify a number of issues surrounding regulation and scope of gaming. Here in California, tribal gaming licensing is overseen by the California Gambling Control Commission (CGCC). The CGCC establishes regulations, sets policy and determines the suitability for gaming employees, etc. The CGCC also oversees…

Read more

Integration of Full-Service Gaming Architecture: How to Tell if it’s For You

Running a casino requires a lot of work and organization. Ensuring that everything is running smoothly can take time, resources, and energy. But if your casino isn’t supported by a proper gaming architecture system or if your games aren’t being maintained by the proper infrastructure, all of that hard work could make for more problems…

Read more

Network device access control for the gaming enterprise

Network Access Control has been utilized to secure wireless networks in gaming environments for many years. It is crucial to effectively authenticate users and/or devices on internal (non-guest) wireless networks to curb less-than-ethical behavior of malicious users sitting in the parking lot or at one of the food outlets; we simply cannot leave an internal…

Read more

Jan 2013 – Synergy Earns Cisco Gold Star Award

Synergy Information Solutions has been awarded the Cisco Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star Achievement for the 3rd consecutive year.  This designation, the highest a partner can achieve, is reserved for those who consistently deliver outstanding customer service to their clientele over an extended period of time. In order to earn its Cisco Customer Satisfaction Gold Star,…

Read more

Synergy Partners with VMware – 2012

Synergy Information Solutions, a service leader in network design has expanded its relationship and has joined VMware’s Enterprise Solution Partner Program to develop new virtualized solutions. VMware is a global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructures. Together, Synergy and VMware deliver customer-proven solutions that accelerate IT by reducing complexity and enabling more flexible, agile service…

Read more

IGT Showcases the Best in Casino Gaming at G2E 2011

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — With a complete suite of show-stopping games and systems, International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) gives casino operators the power to perform as it unveils its latest products at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) from Oct. 4-6, 2011 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas. IGT’s Booth 2241 will intrigue guests…

Read more

IGT Releases Software Development Kit to Third-Party Vendors and Casino Operators

International Game Technology, a global leader in creating the major slot games that players love and the casino network systems that improve the player experience, announces the release of a software development kit (SDK) now available for creating Service Window applications. “Making the SDK widely available to developers is our latest step toward building an…

Read more

Morongo Casino Resort and Spa 14th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Synergy is a proud sponsor of the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa 14th Annual Charity Golf Tournament held Friday, June 4, 2010 at East Valley Golf Club in Beaumont. Registration begins at 8:30am, with a shotgun at 11:am. Immediately following the tournament, join us for a cocktail party at Morongo Casino Resort and Spa and enjoy gourmet…

Read more

12th Annual San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino Charity Golf Tournament

Synergy is a proud supporter of the 12th Annual San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino Charity Golf Tournament held May 17, 2010 at the Industry Hills Golf Club at Pacific Palms Resort. Proceeds from the event benefit CASA: Court Appointed Special Advocates. The CASA program serves children and youth living in foster care in San Bernardino County.…

Read more

Synergy – Joins Webex Authorized Reseller Program

December 16, 2009 – Synergy becomes an Authorized Webex Reseller Find, Connect, and Collaborate with Colleagues Quickly and Easily Use WebEx Connect for instant messaging, audio conferencing, integrated WebEx meetings, videoconferencing, and more. See your daily meeting schedule, stay up to date with the latest information about your meetings, and browse enhanced contact fields to…

Read more

Synergy Information Solutions Lays Groundwork For World-Class Gaming Upgrade At Morongo Casino Resort & Spa

Palm Desert, CA (October 21, 2009) – Patrons of Southern California’s Morongo Casino Resort & Spa will be some of the first in the world to experience high-speed Ethernet gaming, thanks largely to Synergy Information Solutions, which is serving as network consultant and architect for the Morongo project. The forward-looking technology is designed to provide…

Read more

Get In Touch!

Find out what Synergy can do for you. Contact us at 760.601.5244 or online.