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Betting on the cloud

Muscogee (Creek) Nation Casinos’ data center and cloud strategies has created a “triangle of resiliency” and new customer and community support opportunities.

Gaming revenue is the lifeblood of casinos. When the games go down, profits fall with them.

“If all of our games were to stop working, we would lose hundreds of thousands of dollars every hour,” says Jeff Brooks, CIO of Muscogee (Creek) Nation Casinos, which runs nine casinos in eastern Oklahoma. “In our business, downtime is a very bad thing.”

It’s also a reality when your operations are located in “tornado alley.” The Muscogee (Creek) Nation has faced devastating twisters, extreme flooding, and the power outages that come with them. Such events have wiped out the casinos’ server room...

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