Coushantta Casino Picks Agilysys System - Thursday 11th of May 2006

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Agilysys, Inc., (Nasdaq:AGYS) a leading provider of enterprise computer solutions and hospitalitysoftware solutions, announced that Coushatta Casino Resort in Kinder, LA,has selected the Materials Management System (MMS) solution to streamlineinventory and procurement operations at the 500-room property, which isowned and operated by the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana.

The property wanted a comprehensive inventory and procurement solutionfor its hotel, casino and restaurant operations, and MMS offered theflexibility and functionality it needed.

"MMS is a proven product in the gaming industry," said Larry Townsend,vice president of information technology at Coushatta Casino Resort. "Weare confident the solution will help tremendously with our purchasing andinventory control. With MMS, our overall procurement process will be mucheasier to manage and more cost-effective."

MMS is a turnkey software solution that automates the entire inventoryand procurement process. Recognized as the hospitality industry's leadinginventory and procurement system, MMS integrates with all leading financialand point-of-sale software products. For example, the MMS Menu/RecipeAnalysis module helps maintain cost control in the food & beverage area.Automatic costing of recipes based on receipts allows properties todetermine exactly which items are most profitable. The MMS retail module,which features full open-to-buy functionality, builds and maintainsbudgets, creates bar code tags and calculates sales prices.

According to Bill Lashley, senior vice president and general manager,Agilysys, the MMS software will give the property unprecedented planningand scheduling capabilities to manage the entire procurement process."Through the incorporation of MMS, Coushatta Casino Resort can expect toconserve resources, lower costs and maximize return on investment."

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