Google’s Web Toolkit (GWT) and enhanced version GXT provides a framework for creating Ajax enabled sites and applications. Beginning with version 1.5 (the current version.
There are many great tools that allow testers and developers to explore the Microsoft Active Accessibility (MSAA) information exposed by application including Flash and Flex.
So you know that you have to comply with Section 508 and now you want to understand your options for testing that compliance. This post covers the basic choices for how to do 508 testing and evaluation requirements for your testing infrastructure.
At SSB BART Group we work with a lot of organizations that are starting to grapple with the question of how to comply with the Section 508 requirements. That question can be broken down into three basic areas of compliance you need to focus on. If you comply with the requirements of those three areas you are 508 compliant – if you don’t, you aren’t. This post covers some of the basic concepts of compliance and how to get started determining the compliance of IT systems.
Most people today will agree that testing for accessibility, in particular Section 508 compliance, is a good idea. Unfortunately, it is unclear how best to.