September 11, 2019 Continent 8 Team

Continent 8 Works Alongside Gaming Regulators in Brazil

It’s no secret that Brazil presents a prodigious opportunity for the sports betting and poker industries, which have both been legalized this year. As regulations are written and formalized, Continent 8 needs to be present every step of the way. By working alongside regulators, Continent 8 can help technical teams establish rules that ensure a safe and secure IT infrastructure for operators, platform providers, payment processors, and ultimately, the end user.

Our core business has been to provide technologies and enable gaming operators and end users to interact safely over the internet. Continent 8 helps technical regulator teams understand the different levels of cyber security, Cloud, hosting solutions, and network operations. This is not our first time meeting with regulators – previously, we have provided free consultations to many other technical teams around the world including New Jersey, Gibraltar, Malta, and other regions.

With four new locations opening up before 2020, the Continent 8 network will expand across South America and provide end users with the best-in-class connectivity experience. This region presents a range of promising opportunities, and Continent 8 is proud to be on the cutting edge of these emerging developments.  

Continent 8’s work in this region was recently highlighted in an article in Games Magazine Brasil, which you can preview below!

Continent 8 seeks to provide sports betting technological solutions to Brazilian government

GAMES MAGAZINE BRASIL – Michael Tobin, CEO and Co-Founder of Continent 8 Technologies, a multi-jurisdictional provider of global networking solutions that connects, manages and secures information from public and private sector organizations in the igaming marketplace at over 40 locations in Europe, Asia and the Americas, meets today in the Ministry of Economy with SECAP representatives to discuss the technology issues related to fixed odds sports betting.

Michael Tobin, CEO and Co-Founder of Continent 8 Technologies

For 20 years, Continent 8 has been focused on the delivery of market-defining internet technologies, products and services. They provide businesses with secure, reliable facilities and networks to support critical online operations across Europe, Asia and the Americas. Continent 8 is expanding rapidly in many emerging markets across the world, remaining uniquely positioned to serve the iGaming industry with a range of innovative data security, connectivity, hosting, and compliance solutions.

Michael Tobin is co-founder of Continent 8 Technologies PLC and the creator of the “Continent 8” brand. He is an entrepreneur by nature and a former Director of Empire State Development, the lead economic development agency for New York State.

Read the full article at Games Magazine Brasil in English.

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