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ALSO CALLED: Accessibility Design, U.S. Section 508, Americans with Disabilities Act, Website Accessibility, ADA Compliance, Federal Accessibility Standards, US Section 508, Section 508, Web Site Accessibility
DEFINITION: Section 508, an amendment to the United States Workforce Rehabilitation Act of 1973, is a federal law mandating that all electronic and information technology developed, procured, maintained, or used by the federal government be accessible to people with disabilities. Technology is deemed to be "accessible" if it can be used as effectively by people with disabilities as by those without. To demonstate  … 
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Webcast-Why Exceptional Digital Experiences are critical in achieving competitive advantage
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Attend the following webcast to see what it takes to deliver a rich and engaging digital experience, improve website and app stickiness, and ultimately, create a positive brand association and position of authority in the market place.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Premiered: Sep 16, 2014

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Webcast -The Business Value of Creating Exceptional Digital Experiences-Findings from IDC
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WEBCAST: Tune into the following webcast to hear from Melissa Webster, Program Vice President of Content and Digital Media Technologies for IDC and Anthony Fiorot, WW Portals and Digital Experience Solution Sales Leader for IBM Software Group as they review the findings of IDC's recent analytical report on delivering exceptional customer experiences.
Posted: 16 Sep 2014 | Premiered: Sep 16, 2014

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Erick Steffens on 1st, middle, last mile and symmetric/asymmetric acceleration
sponsored by Limelight Networks, Inc.
VIDEO: In the following FAQ, expert Erick Steffens reveals how innovative businesses are optimizing their systems, strategies and processes, leveraging content delivery networks, and implementing techniques such as symmetric/asymmetric acceleration to vastly improve content delivery to the end user.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Premiered: 05 May 2014

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WEB CONTENT ACCESSIBILITY DEFINITION (continued): …  that a product or Web service is in compliance with Section 508, the creator completes a Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT), an "informational tool" that describes exactly how the product or service does or does not meet Section 508 standards. The completed VPAT gets posted on the creator's Web site to provide government officials and consumers with access to the information. Learn more about regulatory compliance at SeachCompliance.com. The scope of Section 508 is limited to the federal sector. It includes binding, enforceable standards, as well as compliance reporting requirements … 
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