Locaid Selected To Enable Mobile And Online Gaming For GTECH

         Locaid Selected To Enable Mobile And Online Gaming For GTECH

State requirements and Locaid's market leadership cited in selection decision

PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 29, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Locaid, the world's largest
Location-as-a-Service company, will provide GTECH, the leading provider of
lottery and gaming solutions, with secure mobile location, IP location and
other location-based services including geofencing and location authentication
to support its smartphone-based lottery systems and applications.

With the integration of Locaid location, GTECH is leading lottery technology
innovation in the United States. The GTECH service includes a geo-compliance
engine that will ensure any lottery purchase on a mobile or internet-connected
device is within state lines, but outside of designated exclusion zones such
as tribal lands. Locaid is the only service that can offer both secure mobile
and IP location in a combination that satisfies the strictest requirements
from global operators such as GTECH.

"Locaid is the only location platform that could meet GTECH's demanding
requirements for both secure mobile and IP location," said Locaid President
and CEO, Rip Gerber. "GTECH demands best-in-breed from its technology
partners, and Locaid's technology delivers withmaximum reach and unbeatable

"GTECH is a platform leader in an industry that is rapidly embracing the BYOD
– Bring-Your-Own-Device – phenomenon," said Matthew Whalen, SVP & Chief
Technology Officer at GTECH. "We selected Locaid because we need to reach all
our customers, regardless of what kind of device they carry. With Locaid,
GTECH can now deliver the reach and uptime that meets the extremely rigorous
requirements of our partners, including state lottery administrators and
gaming regulators."


Locaid is the world's largest Location-as-a-Service (LaaS) company. We operate
a location privacy platform that allows mobile developers to locate over ten
billion devices, including over 400 million mobile phones, for enterprise
authentication, fraud management, consumer location services and opt-in mobile
marketing. Locaid locates smartphones, feature phones, tablets and any mobile
device on leading wireless carriers including America Movil, AT&T, Cricket,
Rogers, Sprint, T-Mobile, TELUS and Verizon Wireless. Locaid also helps shape
and enforce location privacy policies via leadership roles on governing
associations including the CTIA, MMA and IAPP. The largest financial
institutions, mobile marketers, M2M platforms and mobile service providers get
network location from Locaid. Location Matters™. Locate us at
http://www.loc-aid.com, @locaid and www.facebook.com/Locaid.

Louise Frosell


Website: http://www.loc-aid.com
Contact: +1-305-343-9122
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