Oracle Accessibility Conformance Report

VPAT® Version 2.0 - October 2017

Name of Product:

Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database 18.1.2.1.0

Product Description:

Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database is a full-featured, memory-optimized, high performance relational database.

It has the following user interfaces:

  1. Command Line Interface(CLI) to monitor, administer and edit the database.
  2. A GUI (Graphical User Interface) for TimesTen ODBC (Open Database Connectivity) Setup on Windows.
  3. A GUI for TimesTen client installation on Windows.
  4. A read-only performance report in HTML.

Date:

15-Feb-2019

Contact Information:

accessible_ww@oracle.com

Notes:

This VPAT does not cover the following:

  • ttXactAdmin command
  • Some CLIs support an option to print output in JavaScript Object Notation(JSON) meant for machine consumption; some emit output only in JSON. These are excluded from this VPAT.

Evaluation Methods Used:

Oracle's policy is to design, develop and test both products and documentation to be accessible. The recommended styles of testing for accessibility include: (i) algorithmic automated tests, (ii) human judgement tests such as tool-assisted tests, visual inspection and manual operation, and (iii) testing with assistive technology by people with and without disabilities. Additional information about Oracle's accessibility program is available on http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/accessibility/index.html

Accessibility Standards/Guidelines

This report covers the degree of conformance for the following accessibility standard/guideline:

Standard/GuidelineIncluded In Report
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, at https://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-WCAG20-20081211/Level A - Yes
Level AA - Yes
Level AAA - No
Section 508 as published in 2017, at https://www.Section508.govYes

Terms

The terms used in the Conformance Level information are defined as follows:

Supports
The functionality of the product has at least one method that meets the criteria without known defects or meets with equivalent facilitation.
Supports with Exceptions
Some functionality of the product does not meet the criteria.
Does Not Support
Majority of functionality of the product does not meet the criteria.
Not Applicable
The criteria are not relevant to the product.

WCAG 2.0 Report

Table 1 also documents conformance with:

  • Section 508: Chapter 5 - 501.1 Scope, 504.2 Content Creation or Editing, and Chapter 6 - 602.3 Electronic Support Documentation

Note: When reporting on conformance with the WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria, they are scoped for full pages, complete processes, and accessibility-supported ways of using technology as documented in the WCAG 2.0 Conformance Requirements.

Table 1: WCAG Conformance Criteria

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
1.1.1 Non-text Content (Level A)Supports

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • Images are not used.
  • Non-text characters are not used
  • CAPTCHAs are not used.

The performance report was tested for:

  • Images are not used.
  • Non-text characters are not used
  • CAPTCHAs are not used.
  • Titles for objects are provided.

The documentation was tested for:

  • Images that convey information have meaningful alternative text using ALT.
  • Decorative images are not used.
  • Information shown in complex images is also available in an alternative textual form.
  • Titles for objects are provided.
  • CAPTCHAs are not used.
1.2.1 Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.2.2 Captions (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) (Level A)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.2.4 Captions (Live) (Level AA)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) (Level AA)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.3.1 Info and Relationships (Level A)Supports with Exceptions

The CLI was tested for:

  • Tables follow standard text patterns for rendering tables
  • Lists follow standard text patterns for rendering lists

The GUI was tested for:

  • User interface component labels are associated with the fields they are labeling

The performance report was tested for:

  • Table markup is used for marking up data tables, including row and column headers and table captions/summaries where appropriate
  • Data tables specify SUMMARY or CAPTION

The documentation was tested for:

  • Headings are encoded with HTML heading tags
  • List markup is used for marking up lists
  • Table markup is used for marking up data tables, including row and column headers and table captions/summaries where appropriate
  • Data tables specify SUMMARY or CAPTION

The following defects were found:

  • Performance report has incorrect row headers.  See  bugs 28223254 and 27382371.
  • ttRepAdmin showStatus and ttIsql repschemes outputs do not follow standard text patterns for rendering lists.  See bugs 28298533, and 28298552.
  • ttGridAdmin dbStatus and ttStatus outputs do not follow standard table patterns.  See bugs 27517729 and 27494427.
1.3.2 Meaningful Sequence(Level A)Supports with Exceptions

The CLI was tested for:

  • The correct reading sequence is discernible when output is rendered to a file

The GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • The sequence of elements in the DOM matches a logical reading sequence

The following defects were found:

  • "Maximum Connections per Server" tab in GUI for TimesTen ODBC Setup is not read by screen reader. See bug 16803467.
1.3.3 Sensory Characteristics(Level A)Supports

The CLI, GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Instructions provided do not refer to things solely based on their sensory characteristics such as shape, size, visual location, orientation, color, or sound
1.4.1 Use of Color(Level A)Supports

The CLI and documentation were tested for:

  • Information is not conveyed using color

The GUI and performance report were tested for:

  • Information conveyed by color is available in alternative formats, such as shape, text, font weight.
1.4.2 Audio Control(Level A)Not ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) (Level AA)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Text has a contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1

The GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Large-scale text and images of large-scale text have a contrast ratio of at least 3:1
  • Other text and images of text have a contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1

The following defects were found:

  • Client installer on Windows doesn't render all of the screen in high contrast.  See bug 17201203
1.4.4 Resize text(Level AA)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Text can be resized up to 200% without loss of content or functionality when rendered in a GUI-based terminal application that supports text rendering sizes up to 200% larger than normal

The GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Text can be resized up to 200% without loss of content or functionality
1.4.5 Images of Text(Level AA)Supports

The CLI, GUI and performance report were tested:

  • Images of text are not used

The documentation was tested for:

  • Images of text are only used when the technology can't create the desired visual presentation, the image can be customized or the particular image is essential
2.1.1 Keyboard(Level A)Supports with Exceptions

The CLI was tested for:

  • Ability to perform functions from the keyboard only

The GUI and performance report were tested for:

  • Ability to perform functions from the keyboard only, and without requiring specific timings for individual keystrokes

The documentation was tested for:

  • Ability to perform functions from the keyboard only, and without requiring specific timings for individual keystrokes
  • The ability to use the product with OS keyboard aids: StickyKeys and FilterKeys (feature names may be different on different platforms)

The following defects were found:

  • Top level tabs of GUI for TimesTen ODBC Setup on Windows uses right arrow key not recognized by screen reader software.  See bug 16803489.
2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap (Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Keyboard focus is not used

The GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Movement of focus through each control only using the keyboard, with no "keyboard trap" that prevents focus from moving away from any control
2.2.1 Timing Adjustable(Level A)Supports

The CLI, GUI, performance and documentation were tested for:

  • Time limits are not used
2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide (Level A)Supports

The CLI, GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • There is no moving, blinking or scrolling content
2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold(Level A)Supports

The CLI, GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • No portion of the screen flickers or flashes with a frequency between 2 Hz and 55 Hz
2.4.1 Bypass Blocks(Level A)Supports

Oracle non-Web software products, including bundles and suites of software, do not behave as a set of software programs as the term is defined. Therefore this guideline is always automatically met.

The performance report was tested for:

  • The performance report has a single web page with no block of contents that are repeated

The documentation was tested for:

  • A ‘Skip to Main Content’ link is provided to skip repetitive navigation links at the top of the page.
2.4.2 Page Titled(Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • The name of the software application is meaningful

The GUI, performance report, and documentation were tested for:

  • Pages have a meaningful title specified in the TITLE element
2.4.3 Focus Order(Level A)Supports with Exceptions

The CLI was tested for:

  • Keyboard focus is not used.

The GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Logical movement through the focusable components using only the keyboard, in an order that follows a meaningful sequence

The following defects were found:

  • ODBC setup GUI does not follow a logical navigation sequence.  See bug 28300144
2.4.4 Link Purpose (In Context)(Level A)Supports

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • Links are not used

The performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • The text of links and their surrounding paragraph, list, or table cell (with marked up table headers), is sufficient to describe their purpose
2.4.5 Multiple Ways(Level AA)Supports

Oracle non-Web software products, including bundles and suites of software, do not behave as a set of software programs as the term is defined. Therefore this guideline is always automatically met.

The performance report was tested for:

  • Pages are in a site table of contents

The documentation was tested for:

  • Pages can be found using the provided "search" function
  • Pages are in a site table of contents
  • Pages are fully inter-linked to each other
  • Page contains controls that enable reaching all pages

 

2.4.6 Headings and Labels(Level AA)Supports

The CLI, GUI, performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Headers describe the topic or purpose of the content below them
  • Labels describe the purpose of the associated field
2.4.7 Focus Visible(Level AA)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Keyboard focus is not used

The GUI, performance report, and documentation were tested for:

  • Visual indication of the location of the focus
3.1.1 Language of Page(Level A)Supports

This application only runs in English, therefore it is expected that the user is also running their assistive technology in English, where applicable

3.1.2 Language of Parts(Level AA)Supports

This application only runs in English, therefore it is expected that the user is also running their assistive technology in English, where applicable

3.2.1 On Focus(Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Keyboard focus is not used

The GUI, performance report, and documentation were tested for:

  • When an element receives focus, it does not result in a substantial change to the user interface of the software, an additional change of keyboard focus, or the spawning of a new window
3.2.2 On Input(Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • User interface components are not used

The GUI and performance report were tested for:

  • Changing the setting of any user interface component does not automatically cause a change of context.
3.2.3 Consistent Navigation(Level AA)Supports

Oracle non-Web software products, including bundles and suites of software, do not behave as a set of software programs as the term is defined. Therefore this guideline is always automatically met.

The performance report was tested for:

  • There are no navigational mechanisms that are repeated

The documentation was tested for:

  • Pages that are grouped together into sets with a common navigation mechanism utilize that navigation mechanism in the same fashion, with navigation elements appearing in the same relative order each time
3.2.4 Consistent Identification(Level AA)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Images and controls are not used.

The GUI, performance report, and documentation were tested for:

  • Images and controls are used and identified consistently throughout the product
3.3.1 Error Identification(Level A)Supports with Exceptions

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • When input errors are detected, they are described to the user in text, including identifying the item where the error occurred

The following defects were found:

  • ttIsql connect, ttGridAdmin dbExportStatus, and ttGridAdmin dbDistribute do not identify the item in error exactly.  See bugs 28298693,  27494752 and 27516453.
3.3.2 Labels or Instructions (Level A)Supports

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • Labels or instructions are provided when the product requires user input
3.3.3 Error Suggestion (Level AA)Supports

The GUI and CLI were tested for:

  • Where suggestions for fixing an input error are known, they are provided to the user
3.3.4 Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data)(Level AA)Not Supported

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • Data can be reviewed, corrected, and confirmed by the user before they are finalized

The following defects were found:

  • ttIsql doesn't prompt the user for confirmation when data is updated or deleted.  See bug 28469040.
  • ttDestroy and ttGridAdmin dbDestroy don't prompt the user for confirmation.  See bugs 28467956 and 28467973.
4.1.1 Parsing(Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Markup languages aren't used to generate the user interface

The performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • Elements in HTML content have complete start and end tags, are properly nested, do not contain duplicate attributes, and have unique IDs
  • Pages validate to the HTML specification
4.1.2 Name, Role, Value (Level A)Supports

The CLI was tested for:

  • User interface components are not used

The GUI was tested for:

  • User interface components have a programmatically associated name and role.

The performance report and documentation were tested for:

  • HTML controls have a programmatically associated name, derived from the appropriate HTML elements and attributes including LABEL, TITLE, SUMMARY, CAPTION, etc.

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2017 Section 508 Report

Chapter 3: Functional Performance Criteria (FPC)

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
302.1 Without VisionNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.2 With Limited VisionNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.3 Without Perception of ColorNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.4 Without HearingNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.5 With Limited HearingNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.6 Without SpeechNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.7 With Limited ManipulationNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.8 With Limited Reach and StrengthNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.
302.9 With Limited Language, Cognitive, and Learning AbilitiesNot ApplicableThe product does not rely on equivalent functionality, and all aspects are addressed by the technical standards.

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Chapter 4: Hardware

These criteria are all Not Applicable because the product is not Hardware

Chapter 5: Software

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
501.1 Scope - Incorporation of WCAG 2.0 AASupportsSee the responses in the WCAG 2.0 section of this report.
 502 Interoperability with Assistive TechnologyHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
502.2.1 User Control of Accessibility FeaturesNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.2.2 No Disruption of Accessibility FeaturesSupports

The CLI and GUI were tested for:

  • Does not disrupt platform accessibility features such as Sticky Keys, High Contrast and Large Fonts
 502.3 Accessibility ServicesHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
502.3.1 Object InformationNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.2 Modification of Object InformationNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.3 Row, Column, and HeadersNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.4 ValuesNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.5 Modification of ValuesNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.6 Label RelationshipsNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.7 Hierarchical RelationshipsNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.8 TextNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.9 Modification of TextNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.10 List of ActionsNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.11 Actions on ObjectsNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.12 Focus CursorNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.13 Modification of Focus CursorNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.3.14 Event NotificationNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
502.4 Platform Accessibility FeaturesNot ApplicableThe product is not a platform or does not have access to platform accessibility features.
 503 ApplicationsHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
503.2 User PreferencesSupports

The CLI was tested for:

  • Responds to platform settings for color, contrast, font type, font size, and focus cursor
503.3 Alternative User InterfacesNot ApplicableThe product does not have assistive technology features.
 503.4 User Controls for Captions and Audio DescriptionHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
503.4.1 Caption ControlsNot ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
503.4.2 Audio Description ControlsNot ApplicableThe product has no multimedia.
 504 Authoring ToolsHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
504.2 Content Creation or EditingSupports

See WCAG 2.0 Section

504.2.1 Preservation of Information Provided for Accessibility in Format ConversionNot Applicable

The product does not do file conversions.

504.2.2 PDF ExportNot Applicable

The product does not export to PDF.

504.3 PromptsSupports

The product was tested for:

  • The product restricts the content of the report resulting in all information being produced in tables that have been tested for accessibility and reported in the WCAG 2.0 section.
504.4 TemplatesNot Applicable

The product does not include templates.

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Chapter 6: Support Documentation and Services

Criteria
Conformance Level
Remarks and Explanations
 602 Support DocumentationHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
602.2 Accessibility and Compatibility FeaturesSupports

The product documentation describes:

  • Accessibility features that are built-in and are compatible with screen readers

Accessibility-related documentation can be found in Accessibility Guide.

602.3 Scope - Incorporation of WCAG 2.0 AASupportsSee the responses in the WCAG 2.0 section of this report.
602.4 Alternate Formats for Non-Electronic Support DocumentationNot Applicable

Product documentation is in electronic format.

 603 Support ServicesHeading cell - no response requiredHeading cell - no response required
603.2 Information on Accessibility and Compatibility FeaturesSupportsOracle Global Customer Support can provide information about accessibility features of the product.
603.3 Accommodation of Communication NeedsSupportsOracle customers have access to electronic support through My Oracle Support or by calling Oracle Support at 1.800.223.1711. Hearing-impaired customers in the U.S. who wish to speak to an Oracle Support representative may use a telecommunications relay service (TRS). Information about the TRS is available at http://www.fcc.gov/cgb/consumerfacts/trs.html, and a list of telephone numbers is available at https://www.fcc.gov/general/telecommunications-relay-services-directory. International hearing-impaired customers should use the TRS at +1.605.224.1837. An Oracle Support engineer will respond to technical issues according to the standard service request process.

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The information above describes this product's ability to support the applicableStandards/Guidelines, subject to Oracle's interpretation of those standards(available at http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/accessibility/oracle-accessibility-program-173235.html) and the remarks in this document. For more information regarding the accessibility status of this product or other Oracle products, see http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/accessibility or contact: accessible_ww@oracle.com.

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