VPAT 508 Compliance

VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Template®

Version 1.3

The purpose of the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, or VPAT™, is to assist Federal contracting officials and other buyers in making preliminary assessments regarding the availability of commercial "Electronic and Information Technology" products and services with features that support accessibility.

Date:
August 31, 2009
Name of Product:
SEARCHit, SHAREit, Iluminar
Contact for more Information (name/phone/email):
Mary Clark / (800) 776-6939 x1508 / mhc@auto-graphics.com

Summary Table
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Template®
Criteria
Supporting Features
Remarks and explanations
Section 1194.21 Software Applications and Operating Systems Not Applicable
Section 1194.22 Web-based Internet Information and Applications Compliant
Section 1194.23 Telecommunications Products Not Applicable
Section 1194.24 Video and Multi-media Products Not Applicable
Section 1194.25 Self-Contained, Closed Products Not Applicable
Section 1194.26 Desktop and Portable Computers Not Applicable
Section 1194.31 Functional Performance Criteria Compliant
Section 1194.41 Information, Documentation and Support Compliant


Section 1194.22 Web-based Internet information and applications - Detail
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Template®
Criteria
Supporting Features
Remarks and explanations
(a) A text equivalent for every non-text element shall be provided (e.g., via "alt", "longdesc", or in element content). All non-text elements and images have descriptive alt text Compliant
(b) Equivalent alternatives for any multimedia presentation shall be synchronized with the presentation. Not Applicable
Iluminar does not use multimedia presentation
(c) Web pages shall be designed so that all information conveyed with color is also available without color, for example from context or markup. Compliant
(d) Documents shall be organized so they are readable without requiring an associated style sheet. Compliant
(e) Redundant text links shall be provided for each active region of a server-side image map. Not applicable
(f) Client-side image maps shall be provided instead of server-side image maps except where the regions cannot be defined with an available geometric shape. Not Applicable
Iluminar does not use client-side image maps
(g) Row and column headers shall be identified for data tables. Compliant
(h) Markup shall be used to associate data cells and header cells for data tables that have two or more logical levels of row or column headers. Not Applicable
Iluminar does not use complex data tables
(i) Frames shall be titled with text that facilitates frame identification and navigation Compliant (AGent)
Not Applicable (Iluminar)
Iluminar does not use frames
(j) Pages shall be designed to avoid causing the screen to flicker with a frequency greater than 2 Hz and lower than 55 Hz. Compliant
(k) A text-only page, with equivalent information or functionality, shall be provided to make a web site comply with the provisions of this part, when compliance cannot be accomplished in any other way. The content of the text-only page shall be updated whenever the primary page changes. Not Applicable
(l) When pages utilize scripting languages to display content, or to create interface elements, the information provided by the script shall be identified with functional text that can be read by Assistive Technology. Not Applicable
Iluminar has no pages where scripting controls content display
(m) When a web page requires that an applet, plug-in or other application be present on the client system to interpret page content, the page must provide a link to a plug-in or applet that complies with §1194.21(a) through (l). Adobe Flash is required on the client system. When flash is not installed locally - Iluminar provides a download link. Compliant
(n) When electronic forms are designed to be completed on-line, the form shall allow people using Assistive Technology to access the information, field elements, and functionality required for completion and submission of the form, including all directions and cues. Compliant
(o) A method shall be provided that permits users to skip repetitive navigation links. Compliant
(p) When a timed response is required, the user shall be alerted and given sufficient time to indicate more time is required. Not Applicable


Section 1194.31 Functional Performance Criteria - Detail
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Template®
Criteria
Supporting Features
Remarks and explanations
(a) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require user vision shall be provided, or support for Assistive Technology used by people who are blind or visually impaired shall be provided. Compliant
(b) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require visual acuity greater than 20/70 shall be provided in audio and enlarged print output working together or independently, or support for Assistive Technology used by people who are visually impaired shall be provided. Iluminar has a text size adjuster on every screen Compliant
(c) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require user hearing shall be provided, or support for Assistive Technology used by people who are deaf or hard of hearing shall be provided Not Applicable
Hearing is not required to use AGent or Iluminar
(d) Where audio information is important for the use of a product, at least one mode of operation and information retrieval shall be provided in an enhanced auditory fashion, or support for assistive hearing devices shall be provided. All audible cues are supported by visual action cues Compliant
(e) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require user speech shall be provided, or support for Assistive Technology used by people with disabilities shall be provided. Not Applicable
Neither AGent or Iluminar requires user speech
(f) At least one mode of operation and information retrieval that does not require fine motor control or simultaneous actions and that is operable with limited reach and strength shall be provided. Compliant


Section 1194.41 Information, Documentation and Support - Detail
VPAT™ Voluntary Product Accessibility Template®
Criteria
Supporting Features
Remarks and explanations
(a) Product support documentation provided to end-users shall be made available in alternate formats upon request, at no additional charge Documentation is available in print and electronic format. Online help is available Compliant
(b) End-users shall have access to a description of the accessibility and compatibility features of products in alternate formats or alternate methods upon request, at no additional charge. This description of the accessibility and compatibility features is available in print or electronic format via the Staff Menu of the product. Compliant
(c) Support services for products shall accommodate the communication needs of end-users with disabilities. Support is available via phone, email, Fax or chat Compliant