Riptide News

Riptide Software Appraised at CMMI Level 4

Posted by Christy Puller on Aug 29, 2017 8:00:00 AM

(Orlando, FL) — August 24, 2017 — Riptide Software, a leading provider of military training systems, cloud and mobile development, and enterprise integration services, today announced that it has been appraised at Level 4 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). 


Topics: press release

Riptide Software Awarded as Top 5 Best Places to Work in Orlando for Second Consecutive Year

Posted by Christy Puller on Aug 22, 2017 9:00:00 AM

(Orlando, FL) — August 21, 2017 – Riptide Software was recently awarded as a “Best Place” to Work in 2017 by the Orlando Sentinel Top 100 Companies. The award was competed among companies having from 100 to 499 employees. This survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Central Florida and was created by Orlando Sentinel and Best Companies Group.  Riptide placed 2nd in 2016 and 5th in 2017 in the highly competitive environment.


Topics: press release

Riptide Software to Teach at 2 Day xAPI Camp at Devlearn Conference

Posted by Christy Puller on Aug 17, 2017 9:00:00 AM

(Orlando, FL) - On August 15, 2017  Riptide Software’s learning division director, Nick Washburn, announced that they will be attending and teaching at a 2 day xAPI camp at the Devlearn Conference in Las Vegas, NV this October. The Experience API (or xAPI) is a technology that allows learning professionals to get activity stream data from anywhere digital that learning is happening. They can use these behavior-based activity streams to report on business-critical key performance indicators, or use it for comprehensive training evaluation. The camp will be focused on teaching attendees the basics of the Experience API (xAPI) as well as allowing them to create their own xAPI proof of concept.


Topics: press release

Riptide Software Releases Innovative "Digital Automated Security Training" (DAST) for Government Employees

Posted by Christy Puller on Aug 1, 2017 10:06:08 AM

Riptide Software officially released an innovative eLearning courseware known as “Digital Automated Security Training” (DAST) for government employees. This courseware allows for Facility Security Officers (FSO’s) to easily deliver, automate, and track online training. The course content is continuously up-to-date and meets all of the Defense Security Service (DSS) guidelines for annual security training, insider threat training, new hire training, derivative classification training, and more.


Topics: press release, digital automated security training

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