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HTML5 Blurs the Line between Web and Mobile for bet365

bet365, the world’s biggest online sports betting site says advances in HTML5 along with the penetration of high-end mobile devices is enabling it to deliver a near identical cross platform experience. Over the last six-months, HTML5 has enabled bet365’s development teams to not only significantly increase the feel and function of its mobile platform but also considerably reduce the code needed to produce it. Audio and video streaming is now powered by HTML5, allowing customers on any device to access the streams, without the need for a flash plugin. This is also true of bet365’s ‘Match Live’ service, which provides…

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bet365 selects Geo Networks to deliver national optical fibre network

Geo Networks Limited (Geo), a provider of dedicated fibre networks, has announced that it will deploy and manage a dedicated fibre network for global eGaming company bet365. The 10 year deal, which will see Geo take its first steps into the gaming sector, will enable bet365 to respond to increased network demands with a scalable, reliable and future-proofed solution. Dedicated fibre will result in improved latency and enable bet365 to continue to deliver a superior end-user experience, even during periods of rapid growth. The Geo-managed network, worth in excess of £3m, will be deployed between bet365’s key UK data centres…

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CLOUD COMPUTING PLAYS KEY ROLE IN DELIVERY OF bet365’s LATEST IN-PLAY BETTING SYSTEM

Stoke based eGaming operator bet365 has today announced the launch of its latest In-Play betting system. The industry leading system employs a distributed computing model to deliver the scale necessary to meet the demand for bet365’s products. In-Play betting enables users to bet on the outcome of specific events that take place while a sport is in progress, e.g. the next point in a tennis match or the next goal in a football game. As such it requires the delivery of a continuous stream of real-time information, whilst simultaneously receiving and processing a huge amount of incoming customer data. bet365’s…

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