Riptide News

Riptide Software Donates to Children's Home Society of Central Florida

Posted by Christy Puller on Jul 11, 2017 10:10:43 AM

On July 7, 2017 Riptide Software announced their participation in ATD Central Florida W.I.L.D. Annual Conference, EXPO, & Summer Sizzle. The conference hones a community service component and donation, which includes building bicycles for local children in need that Riptide will be participating in. The donation and community service will directly benefit the Children’s Home Society of Central Florida.


Topics: press release

Riptide Software Releases xAPI Inspector Plugin for Google Chrome

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 27, 2017 10:18:23 AM

On June 23, 2017 a new plugin extension was added to the Google Chrome Store: The xAPI Inspector. The free plugin allows developers and xAPI practitioners a way to validate xAPI statements from their own programs, or external programs that claim to use xAPI.


Topics: xAPI

Riptide Software Requested to Speak about Experience API Data Insights at Upcoming Conferences

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 19, 2017 4:28:48 PM

(Orlando, FL) - On June 15, 2017 Riptide announced that their Learning Division Director, Nick Washburn, is to be a speaker at two upcoming conferences: Corporate Learning Analytics (CLA) and ADL iFest. The topics for these conferences will revolve around Experience API (xAPI) technology, case studies, and deriving business insights from xAPI data. The content is directed at Talent Development leaders in the government and commercial space.


Topics: press release, conferences

Riptide Elements Release Beta of Waypoints In-Line Software Training Authoring Tool

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 13, 2017 10:15:05 AM

On June 13, 2017 Riptide Software announced the beta authoring tool release of the Elements product, Waypoints. The authoring component allows non-technical learning and development professionals a way to author their own training workflows directly on the software itself.


Topics: Waypoints, press release, software training

Software Tool “PlanCheckr” Announces CEFEX Certification for Fiduciary Excellence

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 8, 2017 9:21:41 AM

(Orlando, FL) — On May 17, 2017 CEFEX, the Centre for Fiduciary Excellence, LLC, a Fi360 company, has certified the 401K investment adviser tool “PlanCheckr” to the standards described by “Practices for Investment Support Services.”


Topics: CEFEX, PlanCheckr

Riptide Software Announces Storepoints xAPI LRS Conformance

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 8, 2017 9:17:52 AM

(Orlando, FL) — May 15, 2017 – On April 12, 2017, the ADL xAPI Conformance test was released, marking a milestone in standardizing xAPI technology.


Topics: LRS, LRS Test Conformance, xAPI

Riptide Awarded New Government R&D Contract (ILATS)

Posted by Christy Puller on Jun 8, 2017 9:15:35 AM

(Orlando, FL) — May 2, 2017 – Riptide Software, Inc. announced today that it has been selected by The U.S. Army Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI), Program Manager for Training Devices (PM TRADE) to develop an Intelligent Live AAR Tutoring System (ILATS). 


Topics: Government Contract, press release

Riptide Software Ranked 2nd as Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies

Posted by Marketing on Aug 22, 2016 9:58:05 AM

Riptide Software was recently awarded the Second Best Place to Work for in Central Florida for all companies having from 99 to 499 employees in the 2016 Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies


Topics: Awards, Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Sentinel Top 100, Top 100 Companies to Work For

Riptide Software Listed as Top Modeling, Simulation, and Training Company

Posted by Marketing on Aug 17, 2016 9:45:52 AM

Riptide Software is currently  listed by the Orlando Business Journal (OBJ) among the top five largest Modeling, Simulation, & Training Companies in the Central Florida region. Riptide is recognized as  a leading provider of military and commercial training software products by numerous organizations.


Topics: Awards, CACCTUS, DTRS, Gov't & Defense, HITS, OBJ, Orlando Business Journal, Top Modeling Simulation Firm, TRACR, UOTS

Elements® WayPoints In-Line Training Tool Gaining Ground

Posted by Marketing on Jun 28, 2016 9:38:44 AM

Earlier this year Riptide’s Learning Division added to their html5 courseware arsenal. In addition to the Elements courseware, that delivers highly interactive elearning to any device and in any language, Elements released an innovative new courseware product, Waypoints. Elements® WayPoints provides an in-line training experience that can work for any web-based software. The major portion of WayPoints courseware involves a unique learning experience in-line with the product and it provides simulations through guided workflows that have the learner directly interfacing with the software. Using xAPI, Waypoints also provides competency based assessments and training activity data.


Topics: Learning Division, Elearning, eLearning Tracking, In-line Training, Waypoints, xAPI