Conference for professionals in the information technology industry

Kondreddy Rakesh

Senior Software Test Engineer


Currently working at Ellucian and Ex-oracle and am responsible for end-to-end quality assurance educates teams to follow Test Pyramid. A practical engineer strives to prevent defects rather finding them contributes to both functional and non -functional areas. Focuses on any task at hand and able to utilize existing test knowledge and experiences to come up with practical solutions and alternatives.


Manual and Automated Accessibility Implementation


Reduce manual efforts by 70% provides ROI and quicker feedback by test automation of Accessibility workflows with an integration of Selenium & HTML code sniffer Enhancing customer base by enabling applications accessible to leads including differently abled/ having special needs and abide by WCAG

• I would like to concentrate on 4 principles mainly ( POUR - perceivable, operable, understandable, Robust) and 12 guidelines of Text alternatives by providing alt attributes, Time based media by proving captions, Adaptable by all assistive technologies like screen readers/magnifiers, Distinguishable, Keyboard accessible

• This paper describes manual testing by reviewing HTML code and automated Accessibility techniques using evaluation tools like Voice over, AXE, HTML code sniffer, WAVE, A checker, W3c Mobile ok analyser, colour contrast analyser useful for developers and QA within their automated scripts

Audience level
Regular Talk (40 min)