Technology tools to boost table game yields

The development of new technologies is creating opportunities to optimize casino operations in a way that would not have been thought possible a decade ago, in particular when it comes to table management, though there is debate over which systems provide the best solution. The ability to measure the performance metrics of live table games in a cost-effective and timely way has until relatively recently eluded casino operators, who have been forced to rely on labour intensive manual counts during operational hours. This leaves a wide margin for human error, potential fraud and at the end of the day money on the table for the operator. There are two main forms of technology now being used to help solve this issue, RFID and optical table sensors and suppliers of both claim significant expansion. RFID stands for radio-frequency identification, a technology that uses radio waves to transmit information from RFID tags to an...

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