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xAPI technology to demonstrate power of training games with measurable results

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Preloaded is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rustici Software, the leaders in e-learning standards conformance, by parent company Learning Technologies Group plc (LTG). The acquisition will enable Preloaded to further demonstrate the potential of training games to deliver measurable business results.

Acknowledged experts and innovators in SCORM and the co-creator of the xAPI standard (also known as Tin Can API or Experience API), Rustici has been assisting clients in using e-learning standards to connect systems since 2002.

It is Rustici’s expertise in xAPI for business intelligence that will revolutionise Preloaded’s existing Games Based Learning Model. The technology, helping businesses understand how training impacts performance, will provide unrivalled analytics capability to Preloaded’s Games with Purpose offering.

 

"We are thrilled to work alongside Preloaded in the advancement of serious games and their ability to communicate with learning systems. Preloaded are leaders in the Applied Games space, and we’re excited to collaborate with the team to demonstrate the effectiveness of games through measurable analytics and to generally enhance learner experiences."

Tim Martin, CEO, Rustici Software

 

Rustici joins global leaders in learning technologies LEO, governance, risk and compliance experts Eukleia and multi-device gomo learning suite as part of the LTG portfolio. Preloaded and Rustici will be exhibiting alongside LEO, Eukleia and gomo on stand B21 at Learning Technologies 2016. The conference on 3-4th February (London, Olympia) will see all brands within the LTG portfolio come together for the first time.

 

About Preloaded

Preloaded is a BAFTA winning applied games studio making games with purpose.

Founded in 2000, Preloaded has gained an international reputation, working with a mix of broadcasters, museums, brands, government organisations, charities and NGOs.

Preloaded use games to deliver transformational goals, such as learning new skills, changing behaviour, diagnosing conditions and improving kinesthetic and cognitive function.

The studio’s methodology places the user at the center of their design process, developing products that are designed to meet the needs of the audience whilst delivering the project’s specific objectives.

They are platform agnostic with a passion for touch-screens, motion controllers and Virtual Reality.

Preloaded is part of Learning Technologies Group plc, a steadily growing group of specialist learning technology businesses.

For more information on Preloaded, please visit us at www.preloaded.com, and on Twitter @preloaded. For press requests, please contact claire.coley@preloaded.com