About ForceDecks Software

ForceDecks software is the heart of the ForceDecks system, taking previously laborious tasks and performing them automatically to facilitate rapid testing of individuals in time-pressured environments. 
These tasks include: 
  • Identifying what type of movement was performed; 
  • Identifying key characteristic time points within the movement (e.g. Start of Movement, Take-off, etc); and most importantly 
  • Calculating actionable summary results. 

The ForceDecks Software suite includes four applications and a central database:

  • Main testing and analysis application.
  • Provides extensive functionality.
  • Windows application.
ForceDecks Jump
  • Rapid testing application.
  • Provides additional real-time feedback.
  • Includes functionality to test on multiple sets of dual plates at the same time.
  • Windows application.
ForceDecks iOS App
  • Testing application for iOS devices.
ForceDecks LeaderBoard
  • Performance feedback application.
  • Displays performance results.
  • Promotes competition and buy-in among team members with daily and all-time Top 10 leader boards.
  • Windows application.
  • Centralised data analytics and account administration platform for VALD Systems.
  • Cloud-based application.

ForceDecks Windows software is designed to be easy to use and work with not only ForceDecks force plates, but also a range of third-party hardware models, allowing your existing hardware to be made faster, easier and more convenient to use. 

Third-party hardware compatibility

ForceDecks Windows software is compatible with a number of different force platform brands, including:
  • ForceDecks
  • AMTI; 
  • Bertec; 
  • FitTech; 
  • Kistler; and 
  • PASCO. 

System requirements

The following specifications are recommended for any device running ForceDecks Windows software:

Operating System Windows 7 x 64 or later
Processor Intel i5 / i7 / i9
Memory (RAM) 8 GB or greater
Storage  500 MB minimum for install
Ports 1 x USB 2.0 / USB 3.0
Refer to ForceDecks iOS App Compatible Devices