Iceland has become the latest country to accept the future and not stand in the way of the progress by permitted Iceland’s National Lottery to begin offering mobile gambling in Iceland. This week Íslensk Getspá, the National Lottery governed by Icelandic gambling laws, chose Betware mobile gambling platform to power its future mobile lottery in Iceland.
Iceland’s National Lottery and Betware have already signed contracts which will ensure that Iceland will have Lotto and Viking Lotto available for smartphone users sometime late this year or early next.
Betware has already begun to customize the company’s robust, modular mobile gambling platform to fit the functionality requirements. Future users of Mobile Icelandic National Lottery will have the ability to access the overall lottery account, have a mobile wallet to purchase lotto tickets and be able to browse the overall account history along with past and current lotto results.
The modular design of Betware’s mobile gambling platform allows for simple integration with a variety of different mobile gambling options. Once the mobile lotto software is setup, Íslensk Getspá will be able to offer customer the ability to bet on sports in Iceland via the mobile as well as play mobile casino games in Iceland.
Iceland’s National Lotto CEO Stefan Konradsson avoided questions regarding the possibility of future Icelandic mobile sportsbook or mobile casino games added to the mobile lottery offering. Mr. Konradsson would only say that “Íslensk Getspá is always looking for ways to enhance our customers gaming experience. Betware Mobile Solutions are at the forefront of smartphone gaming software and is a great fit for our long term strategy.”
After the signing of the contracts, Stefan Hrafnkelsson, the CEO of Betware, stated that “the advancement of mobile technology opens up new opportunities that go beyond ordinary phone services.
“Betware’s mobile software supports our customers by offering their players top class products that follow the latest market trends and open new revenue opportunities. We are very proud to offer this solution for Íslensk Getspá and are confident that both our client and their mobile customers will be very pleased with the end result.”