L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino Selects LMS Guest Express Handheld Check-In from Agilysys, Inc.

Wireless System Streamlines Check-In/Check-out at Exclusive New Property

CLEVELAND, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Agilysys, Inc., (NASDAQ:AGYS) a leading provider of enterprise computer solutions and hospitality software solutions, announced that L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino in Lake Charles, LA has selected LMS Guest Express Handheld Check-In to streamline operations and enhance guest service at the exclusive new property. L’Auberge is owned by Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc., Las Vegas.

“We wanted technology that would streamline the check-in and check-out process for guests,” said Matt Moon, director of information technology at L’Auberge. “LMS Guest Express offered exactly what we needed in terms of application integration and functionality. This whole property is about the guest experience. The wireless check-in technology will allow us to provide top-notch service from arrival through departure.”

LMS Guest Express Handheld Check-In is a secure wireless network solution that allows immediate check-in/check-out at curbside or at any location on the property that has WiFi coverage, offering guests a fast and efficient alternative to the traditional front desk. With LMS Handheld Check-In, hotel staff can welcome guests throughout the property with a handheld computer that fits into a pocket and weights less than 300 grams. Staff can process guest credit cards, make changes to a reservation and perform a variety of other tasks. Portable encoding printers produce receipts and encode room keys on the spot. The mobile devices communicate over a wireless large-area network, or LAN, to various access points located throughout the hotel.

“L’Auberge’s decision to purchase LMS Guest Express Handheld Check-In demonstrates the property’s commitment to its guests,” said Bill Lashley, senior vice president and general manager, Agilysys. “LMS Guest Express is especially beneficial to large properties and is appealing to business clientele who want the convenience and efficiency of mobile technology.”

About Agilysys, Inc.

Agilysys is one of the foremost distributors and premier resellers of enterprise computer technology solutions. It has a proven track record of delivering complex server and storage hardware, software and services to resellers, large and medium-sized corporate customers and public-sector clients across a diverse set of industries. In addition, the Company provides customer-centric software applications and services focused on the retail and hospitality markets. Headquartered in Mayfield Heights, OH, Agilysys has sales offices throughout the United States and Canada. For more information, visit http://www.agilysys.com/.

About L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino

L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino is located in Lake Charles, LA, two hours from the Houston metropolitan area. This premier facility is ideal for the business traveler or guest looking for the ultimate in hospitality and dining experiences, plus non-stop gaming action. The property includes a 26-story hotel complex with approximately 750 casually elegant rooms and suites; an 18- hole championship golf course designed by Tom Fazio; 26,000 square feet of meeting space, including a business center and conference registration area; a pool with a sandy beach and lazy river; full-service salon & spa and cardio fitness center; retail stores; 10 innovative food outlets; and top-name entertainment. The casino is the largest single-level riverboat casino in the United States and the only single-level riverboat in Louisiana. For more information about L’Auberge, call 337.395.7777; or visit http://www.ldlcasino.com/.

About Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.

Pinnacle Entertainment owns and operates casinos in Nevada, Mississippi, Louisiana, Indiana and Argentina, and receives lease income from two card club casinos, both in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The Company opened a major casino resort in Lake Charles, LA, in May 2005 and a new casino in Neuquen, Argentina in July. Pinnacle also has been selected for two casino development projects in the St. Louis area. The development projects are dependent upon final approval by the Missouri Gaming Commission.

Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker PNK. To learn more about Pinnacle Entertainment, visit http://www.pnkinc.com/.

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