Accessibility Capability - Geocortex Essentials

Geocortex Essentials: Accessibility

Web maps for everyone


Geocortex Essentials offers comprehensive support for users of all abilities: it enables full keyboard control, is screen reader friendly and provides capabilities that meet international standards for accessibility.

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The first accessibility compliant web GIS viewer in the market

Many jurisdictions and organizations legally require accessibility support for web offerings. Geocortex Essentials viewers conform to World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 AA requirements out of the box.

Set the standard
Experience market-leading functionality

Extensive research and development went into making Geocortex a market leader in accessibility. By leveraging keyboard navigation, screen readers, and high-contrast visualization options, you can make applications that accommodate all abilities.

Industry-leading accessibility features

Geocortex Essentials offers screen readers that dictate the UI aloud, carefully selected colors and contrast to convey information, and keyboard shortcuts that allow end-users to interact with applications using a keyboard instead of a mouse.