The Hidden Barriers of Proprietary Software (ERP) and the Employment of the Visually Impaired
Many companies and universities have moved to ERP or Proprietary software. Almost all of these have varying barriers when it comes to Assistive Technology such as screen readers. Many are completely inaccessible. In this presentation we will discuss the different barriers those with visual impairments face and why. We will also discuss possible solutions to these barriers. Key Learning Outcomes 1. What is ERP/Proprietary software and how is it used in companies and universities?_x000D_2. Why are there barriers with ERP/Proprietary software when it comes to assistive technology such as screen readers?_x000D_3. What can be done to overcome these barriers for the visually impaired?