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Embedding accessibility into the DevOps process

Regardless of your company’s approach, accessibility testing not only keeps you in compliance with the law, it makes your company more user-friendly for people of all abilities.

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Valsatech Solutions Improving Customer Value Partners QMARS Platform

Valsatech assisted Customer Value Partners with its QMARS Pega-based application platform to ensure it was scalable and compatible. Read on to learn more

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Achieving Section 508 Compliance with Intelligent Automation

Over 61 million Americans, one in four, have a disability that affects their normal daily activities. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has established guidelines for website and application accessibility. These Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are continually updated and outline how to remain compliant with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

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Automatic 508 Compliance Testing: Three months of work in 10 seconds

Section 508 compliance is mandatory across state and local governments, as well as public and private sectors including healthcare, educational institutions, IT product companies and non-profit organizations. Essentially, you must test your websites and applications to ensure people of all abilities can sufficiently access your site.

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The Accessbot Browser Extension Can Keep You in Compliance

Whether you run a healthcare facility, a bank, a school or a government agency, you want everyone to have equal access to your website and other pertinent information. Fortunately, the [Accessbot.io](http://accessbot.io/) Chrome plug-in can help you address Section 508 compliance with a user-friendly diagnostic and repair dashboard, as well as many other features. Best of all, the plug-in for Accessbot.io is free.

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Achieving Website Accessibility Through AutoFix

RioGlobal offers an automated testing software product called AccessBot, which is an accessibility automation tool. It is a web-based pluggable tool and browser extension designed to meet the 508 standards and WCAG Compliance of the company’s websites and is also offered on a freemium basis.

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Accessbot- a tool to enhance user experience!

The perfect example of accessibility is if you can use your site without looking at it. If you take a tumble playing ball and find yourself with your dominant arm in a sling for seven weeks, any website that is keyboard-friendly will be your best friend. RioGlobal has developed an easy and convenient method to ensure that your website and its content remain Section 508 compliant, regardless of how many changes you make.

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Become a better developer with Accessbot

RioGlobal has developed an easy and convenient method to ensure that your website and its content remain Section 508 compliant, regardless of how many changes you make. In fact, you can scan uploaded documents before they are even added to your page.

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Accessbot Browser Extension - Accessibility Testing Made Easy

We are proud to introduce the AccessBot Browser extension, a chrome plugin that assists in accessibility checking. AccessBot Browser Extension is a DevTools extension that helps developers, testers, and designers find potential accessibility problems with their web applications.

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