Lt. Gen. Richard Zilmer, USMC, Retired, joins the Ravenswood Solutions advisory board following over 36 years of commissioned service. Fremont, Calif. (August 10, 2018) – Ravenswood Solutions, in preparation to meet the United States Marine Corps’ training and simulation requirements, has added Lt. Gen. Richard Zilmer, USMC, Retired, to its advisory board. Lt. Gen. Read More »
Fremont, Calif. (July 26, 2018) – The U.S. Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command has awarded Ravenswood Solutions a $2.2-million contract for communications and test support services during U.S. Army Operational Test Command’s (USAOTC) review of the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV).
Ravenswood Solutions announces Testing-as-a-Service business model following successful contract execution
Fremont, Calif. (May 22, 2018) – Ravenswood Solutions recently completed its instrumentation support of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle’s (JLTV) Multi-Service Operational Test and Evaluation (MOT&E) at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. “This event demonstrated the value of Testing-as-a-Service to the U.S. military,” said Ravenswood CEO Dan Donoghue. “Ravenswood Solutions is extremely proud to offer a sustainable, cost-effective and user-friendly solution to the test and evaluation community.”
Ravenswood Solutions uses new Local Data Storage Module (LDS) to capture data from operational evaluation of Joint Light Tactical Vehicle
Fremont, Calif. (March 2, 2018) – Last week, Ravenswood Solutions exhibited the ability to collect time-stamped and geo-referenced data from a Local Data Storage module (LDS) during the Multi-Service Operational Test and Evaluation (MOT&E) of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. Whereas data for Ravenswood’s Instrumented After Action Reviews (IAARs) is transmitted live during an event via a handheld radio known as the FREDI-2, Ravenswood’s innovative LDS add-on module allows for the recording of data even when network jamming, unreliability, or unavailability is anticipated.
Ravenswood Solutions and Lockheed Martin demonstrate Augmented Reality Training for Observers (ARTO)
Fremont, Calif. (November 20, 2017) – Ravenswood Solutions and Lockheed Martin U.K. demonstrated new augmented reality technology designed to enhance training for forward observers, October 18th, at Defence Training Estate Salisbury Plain, U.K. The demonstration connected Ravenswood’s Mobile Ground Truth System (MGTS) with Lockheed’s Joint Fire Training Simulator to combine virtual entities with reality in Read More »
Ravenswood Solutions to showcase Mobile Ground Truth System at I/ITSEC Modeling and Simulation Conference in Orlando
Fremont, Calif. (November 14, 2017)- Throughout the week following the Thanksgiving holiday, Ravenswood Solutions will highlight technologies and services that aid military leaders and first responders in objective performance assessment and provide best-in-class results-based training, testing, assessment and operational support. Ravenswood Solutions is the trusted provider of instrumented training for the Army National Guard’s eXportable Read More »
Ravenswood Solutions Announces $7,608 Donation to Team Rubicon for Support to Harvey and Irma Victims
Fremont, Calif. (October 5, 2017) – Ravenswood Solutions wrote a check to Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster response organization, after a month-long campaign during which employees made donations to the nonprofit organization via a private webpage, Wednesday. In early September, Ravenswood CEO Dan Donoghue announced that Ravenswood Solutions would match employee donations dollar-for-dollar during the Read More »
Ravenswood Solutions to Deploy FlexTrain at Army’s Operational Test Command JLTV Concept Validation Event
Fremont, Calif. (August 29, 2017) – Ravenswood Solutions has been awarded a contract to provide FlexTrain instrumentation for a Real-Time Casualty Assessment (RTCA) Communications Network Characterization at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. The Accreditation Event will evaluate instrumentation to be used during the larger Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) Read More »
Thousands of Soldiers with the 33rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team and Joint Forces Headquarters-Illinois of the Illinois National Guard are among those training at Fort McCoy in an Exportable Combat Training Capability (XCTC) Exercise for three weeks in June.
Ravenswood Solutions Hires Cynthia Turner Krisan as Senior Business Development Manager- Orlando, FL
Fremont, Calif. (May 9, 2017) – Cynthia Turner Krisan joined Ravenswood Solutions Monday as the Senior Business Development Manager in Orlando, Florida. Ms. Turner Krisan will report to Kipp Peppel, Executive Director of Products and Services, and will drive business development initiatives related to Department of Defense procurement. Ms. Krisan will be responsible for identifying Read More »
Former Commanding General of US Marine Corps Training and Education Command Predicts Training Paradigm Shift at ITEC 2017
Fremont, Calif. (April 18, 2017) – Major General (ret.) Melvin Spiese, an Executive Advisor to Ravenswood Solutions, is scheduled to present his paper, “Performance-Based Learning in Operational Training Environments” to the international audience Thursday, May 18th at 10:00 during the annual ITEC conference in Ahoy Rotterdam, the Netherlands. As the former Commanding General of US Read More »
The Army’s Force Generation Process or ARFORGEN has been of tremendous value to leaders and Soldiers for the past several years. This process has helped to synchronize units against specific operational and contingency requirements that help predict deployments and schedule training in support of a deployment. The ARFORGEN cycle has three phases: RESET / TRAIN/READY Read More »
After Action Reviews (AARs) are an essential part of any thorough training regimen in the military and include the deliberate debrief to trainees that compare and contrast intended actions with actual results achieved. While working as an Army instructor in 2005, I found AARs to be an extremely useful tool that helped me uncover all Read More »