7th January 2020 | By contenteditor Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter 888 set to hit 2019 targets after strong finish to year 888 Holdings has said it is on track to achieve adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) in line with expectations for 2019, after the online gaming operator was boosted by a record revenue performance in December. Email Address 888 Holdings has said it is on track to achieve adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) in line with expectations for 2019, after the online gaming operator was boosted by a record revenue performance in December.Although the operator did not publish any figures, it said in a post-close trading update that its performance during the 12 months to 31 December, 2019 was underpinned by ongoing success with its Orbit casino platform and further growth in sports betting.In terms of casino, 888 said though poker remained challenging over the past year, it was pleased with the first-phase roll out of its new Poker 8 poker platform in the second half of the year.888 plans to add a number of new product features to the platform in 2020, as well as rolling out the final-phase platform across all poker markets.Focusing on geographical performance, 888 said that it continued to increase revenue in the UK as a result of efforts to engage with recreational customers. In Italy, 888 saw further growth during the second half of the year, primarily due to the continued success of its casino business.For the Spanish market, 888 noted that the launch of competitors’ shared poker liquidity networks between Spain, Portugal and France impacted revenue in the country. However the operator said it was encouraged by the early performance of its shared liquidity network between Portugal and Spain, which launched in July.In addition, 888 highlighted continued progress in the Swedish and Romanian regulated markets throughout the past year, resulting in the percentage of revenue generated from regulated markets increasing year-on-year.“The group has delivered solid progress in the second half of the financial year underpinned by continued momentum in casino and sport,” 888 chief executive Itai Pazner said. “We are very encouraged by the growth in new customers during 2019 with a record of more than one million new customers signing up to 888’s brands during the year.”Following the acquisition of Irish sports betting operator Betbright in March, Pazner added that the operator will continue to invest to support its long-term growth plans.“The post-merger integration plan is progressing in line with expectations and 888 remains on track to launch its first proprietary sport product during the first half of 2020,” he said. “New product development has remained a key focus and competitive advantage for 888 and the success of our Orbit platform across multiple regulated markets during 2019 has been a major achievement for the group.“We have delivered a strong recovery in our UK business underpinned by a clear and unwavering focus on entertaining recreational customers in a safe and secure environment. Continuous investment in further enhancing responsible gaming processes and tools across all markets will remain a key focus for the group.“888 has entered 2020 with good momentum across several regulated European markets and, underpinned by further investment in our team, marketing and product development, we remain focused on achieving further progress in the US.” Topics: Casino & games Finance Sports betting Strategy Poker Tags: Card Rooms and Poker Casino & games AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter
25, micro disk announced that it will adjust the service function from now on, to stop the storage of ordinary users.
26, fast disk also announced the cessation of individual user storage services, all user data will be retained until June 30, 2016.
recent adjustment, are referred to with the regulatory authorities of SkyDrive special rectification action ", the earlier SkyDrive 115 and SkyDrive UC adjustment may also be considered and the relevant jurisprudence. This indicates that the relevant departments to further strengthen the supervision of network content, the network environment will be further purification.
addition, interpretation of words from the product and market point of view, this means that SkyDrive has become accustomed to free storage service for Internet users to pay China times.
in a certain sense, the official SkyDrive free caused one of SkyDrive currently overflowing to jurisprudence.
first, because free so the enterprise the product control ability will be weak, so only through free space to attract users, you send 10G, I send 100G, you send 1T, I send 3T…… this leads to a vicious spiral between manufacturers, eventually leading to the cloud disk products in the domestic products of the same; on the other hand, if you pay the trial cloud storage service, then yellow content dissemination threshold will increase a lot. So, cut off the internal sharing function is not a permanent solution, after all, an extract code can easily do content sharing".
in fact, with the continuous development of cloud computing, the cost of personal cloud storage is not as high as we imagine, such as the United Kingdom cloud backup services, each G data storage costs only 0.2 yuan a month. From the specific use, with the office of cloud, mobile, cloud disk storage has been more and more favored by the workplace, such as file sharing, file storage rigid demand. At present, the market has been introduced for example i2Share file cloud storage management technology, and then solve the enterprise file centralized management, multi platform automatic synchronization and security sharing problem.
on the foreign market, it is not difficult to develop, for cloud storage, file sharing, centralized management fee is not difficult to understand that the market has no Box, Dropbox or the unicorn enterprises listed.
there is no free lunch, if you agree with this, so whether you are enterprise or individual, should also know the world is no free disk, SkyDrive cloud, fast disk, micro disk……