Mediasite presentations are accessible, as long as captions are provided.
There are no major accessibility problems, except keyboard-only access is limited in Firefox.
The media player is accessible. Additionally, you can include captions with your videos.
Mediasite is a recommended solution for NC State for providing accessible video delivery.
Tips for End Users
Screen reader user will want to use the alternative layout which is activated by pressing control-z.
There are some older recordings that still use Mediasite’s older player which has accessibility problems. If you encounter accessibility problems with a presentation and think it might be due to an older player contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last Tested: August 8, 2013
Version: Windows 6.1.9
Assistive Technologies Tested: keyboard-only, JAWS 14, NVDA 2013.1.1, VoiceOver (10.8.4)
Aspects Tested: The media player Mediasite uses to display recordings was tested. The user interface for creating and managing presentations within Mediasite has not been tested.