Frequently Asked Questions
For the purposes gaming Associates documentation the following definitions apply
" availability " means authorised users have access to information and associated assets when required (for authorised purposes) .
" confidentiality " means information and business assets are accessible only to those authorised to have access .
" security " means the preservation of confidentiality, integrity, and availability of assets (including policies) .
" system " means an integrated composite of people, products, and processes that provide a capability to satisfy a stated need or objective .
" integrity " means accuracy and completeness of information and processing methods .
What services do Gaming Associates provide First Cagayan?
First Cagayan is the regulatory authority responsible for interactive gambling hosted in the Philippines.
Gaming Associates expertise in regulating interactive gambling is recognised by First Cagayan and regulatory authorities around the world.
Gaming Associates provides:
to First Cagayan.
What is an Accredited Test Facility (ATF)?
First Cagayan requires all interactive gambling systems to be certified by an Accredited Test Facility (ATF). Accreditation is provided to suitable organisations with demonstrated experience and expertise in evaluating, testing, and certifying interactive gambling systems. Gaming Associates is the world's premiere ATF. Our certification is recognised in jurisdictions worldwide.
How long does evaluation and certification take?
After receiving a submission for evaluation - in the required form - Gaming Associates evaluation is completed in less than one month. Organisations seeking to have a system certified should plan the evaluation and certification phase within their project plans.
Gaming Associates work closely with applicants and will provide guidance, where necessary, to help minimise delays to the evaluation process.
What do applicants need to do?
Contact the Gaming Associates, First Cagayan project team on firstname.lastname@example.org . We will arrange for a non-disclosure agreement to protect your intellectual property and provide you with an outline of the process and guidance on the evaluation process.