Brightspot CMS User Guide

Brightspot CMS accessibility conformance report


(Based on VPAT® Version 2.4)

  • Name of Product/Version: Brightspot CMS
  • Report Date: October 8, 2020
  • Product Description: Web application
  • Contact Information:
  • Evaluation Methods Used: The following applications were used to evaluate this product:
    • Desktop Browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari.
    • Accessibility testing tools: Browser developer tools.
  • Applicable Standards/Guidelines: This report covers the degree of conformance for the following accessibility standards/guidelines:
Accessibility Guidelines Standard/Guideline Included in Report
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level A Yes
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AA Yes
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level AAA No
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 Level A Yes
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 Level AA Yes
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 Level AAA No

Terms

The terms used in the Conformance Level information are defined as follows:

  • Supports: The functionality of the product has at least one method that meets the criterion without known defects or meets with equivalent facilitation.
  • Partially Supports: Some functionality of the product does not meet the criterion.
  • Does Not Support: The majority of product functionality does not meet the criterion.
  • Not Applicable: The criterion is not relevant to the product.
  • Not Evaluated: The product has not been evaluated against the criterion. This can be used only in WCAG 2.x Level AAA

WCAG 2.x Report

Note: When reporting on conformance with the WCAG 2.x Success Criteria, they are scoped for full pages, complete processes, and accessibility-supported ways of using technology as documented in the WCAG 2.1 Conformance Requirements.

Table 1: Success Criteria, Level A

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
1.1.1 Non-text Content (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS provides text alternatives for non-text content.
1.2.1 Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded) (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have prerecorded audio-only or video-only content.
1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have prerecorded audio content.
1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have prerecorded video content.
1.3.1 Info and Relationships (Level A) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS exposes most semantics with some exceptions, including some labels without corresponding form controls.
1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS presents content in a meaning reading sequence.
1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not rely on sensory characteristics for instructions.
1.4.1 Use of Color (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not only rely on color to convey information.
1.4.2 Audio Control (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have audio content.
2.1.1 Keyboard (Level A) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS can be operated using only the keyboard with some exceptions, including the image and the video editor.
2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not cause keyboard traps.
2.1.4 Character Key Shortcuts (Level A 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS key shortcuts are active only on focus.
2.2.1 Timing Adjustable (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have content with timeouts.
2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide (Level A) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have content that blinks, scrolls, or updates regularly.
2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not have flashing content.
2.4.1 Bypass Blocks (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS provides headings on each section of content as well as keyboard shortcuts that allow the users to to skip to various locations of the user interface.
2.4.2 Page Titled (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS the name of the area, such as Sites & Settings, for the page title.
2.4.3 Focus Order (Level A) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS has a meaningful focus order with some exceptions, including the links in the page header.
2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context) (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS has meaningful link phrases.
2.5.1 Pointer Gestures (Level A 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS does not have any functionality that uses multipoint or path-based gestures.
2.5.2 Pointer Cancellation (Level A 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS does not use the down-event to execute any function.
2.5.3 Label in Name (Level A 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS ensures that a visible label is contained in an accessible name.
2.5.4 Motion Actuation (Level A 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS does not rely on motion actuation to execute any function.
3.1.1 Language of Page (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS identifies the language of a page.
3.2.1 On Focus (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not cause a change of context on focus.
3.2.2 On Input (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS does not cause a change of context on input. Learn
3.3.1 Error Identification (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS detects input errors and describes them to the user in text.
3.3.2 Labels or Instructions (Level A) Supports Brightspot CMS provides labels or instructions when content requires user input.
4.1.1 Parsing (Level A) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS has some minor parsing errors in some cases, including duplicate ID, but none affect accessibility adversely.
4.1.2 Name, Role, Value (Level A) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS provides the correct name, role, and value for most user interface components with some exceptions, including the image and the video editor.

Table 2: Success Criteria, Level AA

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks
1.2.4 Captions (Live) (Level AA) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have live audio content.
1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) (Level AA) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have prerecorded video content.
1.3.4 Orientation (Level AA 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS does not restrict its view and operation to a single display orientation.
1.3.5 Identify Input Purpose (Level AA 2.1 only) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS identifies the purpose of each input when it can, but most inputs are generic or specific for an implementation.
1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS has sufficient contrast between the foreground and background colors by default, but it can be customized in a way where it does not.
1.4.4 Resize text (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS can be operated without loss of content or functionality when the text is resized up to 200 percent.
1.4.5 Images of Text (Level AA) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have images of text.
1.4.10 Reflow (Level AA 2.1 only) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS can present most of its user interface without loss of information or functionality with either its width at 320 pixels or its height at 256 pixels.
1.4.11 Non-text Contrast (Level AA 2.1 only) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS has sufficient contrast between user interface components and the background color with some exceptions, including some separators between components.
1.4.12 Text Spacing (Level AA 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS can be operated without loss of content or functionality when text spacing is changed.
1.4.13 Content on Hover or Focus (Level AA 2.1 only) Supports Brightspot CMS does not present additional content on hover or focus.
2.4.5 Multiple Ways (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS has multiple ways of locating content.
2.4.6 Headings and Labels (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS has headings and labels that are descriptive.
2.4.7 Focus Visible (Level AA) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS has a visible focus indicator with some exceptions, including some links and buttons to add an item to a list.
3.1.2 Language of Parts (Level AA) Partially Supports Brightspot CMS identifies the language of parts except within the rich text editor.
3.2.3 Consistent Navigation (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS has a consistent navigation mechanism.
3.2.4 Consistent Identification (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS components are identified consistently.
3.3.3 Error Suggestion (Level AA) Supports Brightspot CMS detects and provides suggestions for an input error.
3.3.4 Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data) (Level AA) Not Applicable Brightspot CMS does not have any functionality that causes legal commitments or financial transactions.
4.1.3 Status Messages (Level AA 2.1 only) Does Not Support


Table 3: Success Criteria, Level AAA

Notes: Not Evaluated. Brightspot CMS was not evaluated for WCAG 2.1 Level AAA conformance.

Legal Disclaimer

© 2020 Perfect Sense Inc. As of the date of publication indicated above, this report represents the current view of Perfect Sense regarding information about the Brightspot® platform relating to information outlined in the ITI’s “VPAT® 2.4 Revised Section 508 Standards.” Perfect Sense cannot guarantee that any information in this Conformance Report will remain accurate after date of publication, but works continuously to monitor the accessibility of the product. Any modification or customization to the Brightspot platform may render some or all of this Conformance Report to become inapplicable. This report is provided “as is” and for informational purposes only.

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