YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024

We have successfully pushed an update to all YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform instances residing in the US, Canada, Australia, Singapore, the Middle East, and the European Union.

This update includes scoring rubrics to define how accessibility scores are calculated, a new audio player for Alternative Formats, use Panorama with Power BI, redesigned reports across the platform, semantically structured audio formats and Gradient Reader, publish OCR Reconstructed HTML content into Canvas as a page, customize the highlight color of issues, elements within documents will be highlighted when using PDF Remediation Engine Max, use AutoPilot within WYSIWYG editors, integrate Smart Speaker into any website, and more.

  1. New Scoring Rubric to Define How an Institution’s Accessibility Scores Are Calculated
    Considering an institution’s unique accessibility requirements, they now have the option to choose from various scoring rubrics that will be applied across their Panorama instance. These scoring rubrics will determine the accessibility scores of documents based on a strict set of criteria. To know how each rubric aligns with the types of documents an institution might have, administrators can review different scenarios to determine which rubric best suits them.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  2. New Audio-Player for Audio Podcasts and OCR Audio with Visual Waveform and Playback Speed Controls
    Our recent UI update incorporates a waveform to help visualize playback for audio-based Alternative Formats, including Audio Podcast and OCR Audio. Additionally, we provided speed controls, allowing listeners to customize the audio playback speed according to their preferences.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  3. Use Panorama With Power BI to Create Visual Analytics
    Users can download Panorama reports and upload them into Power BI to create visual analytics with their data. Learn more.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  4. New Redesign of the LMS Report – Compare the Accessibility Scores of Each Document Type
    We’ve redesigned the LMS Report and provided a new graph consolidating the previous Cumulative Accessibility Score and Score by Document Type charts. The new graph offers a comparative analysis of the institution’s overall accessibility with various document types, such as HTML content, PDFs, and DOCX files.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  5. New Redesign of the Issues Report – Compare the Number of Issues for Each Document Type
    We’ve redesigned the Issues Report and provided a new graph that allows administrators to compare their institution’s overall accessibility issues with selected document types to view which files contain the most issues. We’ve also updated the view for the Most Common Issues into a tabular structure for improved responsiveness with various screen sizes.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  6. New Redesign of the Content Report – Simplified Viewing of Data for Documents Processed and Alternative Formats Downloaded
    Previously, administrators would have to look at two charts to compare and analyze the files processed by Panorama and those processed by document type. We’ve consolidated both charts into a simple-to-view line graph showing the total files processed and files processed by each document type. Similarly, this feature extends to the Alternative Formats’ charts within the Content Report, showing the total number of Alternative Formats downloaded and a breakdown of each format downloaded.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  7. New Semantic Structure to Preserve the HTML Elements in the Gradient Reader
    Users viewing content within the Gradient Reader can choose to generate a Semantically Structured Gradient Reader, which will analyze the HTML content within the document to produce an accurate representation of the file.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  8. New Semantic Structure to Preserve the HTML Elements in an Audio Format
    Users will be able to perceive the semantic structure of audio content, allowing them to hear details like rows, columns, and bullet points, providing an auditory representation of the visual format.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  9. Ability to Fix HTML Accessibility Issues Within the Issues and Content Table
    The Issues and Content table in the Course Report will allow users to fix accessibility concerns for content created with WYSIWYG editors in their LMS.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  10. Publish OCR Reconstructed HTML Content as Canvas Pages
    The OCR Reconstructed HTML format can be generated for content and uploaded to Canvas as a page.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  11. Customize the Highlight Color of Issues Within Documents
    To ensure that highlighted issues remain visible on various background colors, users can customize the highlight color and adjust the spacing between the highlighted border and the text.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  12. New Redesign of the Storage Report – Compare the Total Storage Accumulated for Each Document Type
    We’ve redesigned the Storage Report to allow administrators to compare their institution’s overall file storage with different document types within a single graph.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  13. New Redesign of the Course Report – Compare the Overall Accessibility Score with Each Document Type
    We’ve enhanced the Course Report graph, enabling users to assess a course’s overall accessibility score and compare it with the accessibility scores of individual document types within the course. Users can also, based on preference, choose between a chart or table view for the files processed and Alternative Formats downloaded within the course.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  14. View the Total Number of Improved Documents Within Each Course
    Administrators can access the Course Analytics in their LMS Report to view the total number of documents improved in each course.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  15. Option to Ignore SSO Role Mapping in Favor of LMS Mapping
    Recognizing that most institutions favor mapping roles based on their LMS, administrators can choose to disable SSO role mapping. This ensures that user mappings are only determined by their LMS roles.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  16. Panorama Support for Canvas Rubrics
    We’ve expanded Panorama’s support within Canvas to provide Accessibility Reports for rubrics.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024
  17. Users Will Be Notified of Unsaved Panorama Settings
    When users navigate away from unsaved changes within the Panorama LTI app, they will receive a notification informing them that their changes have not been saved.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024

Panorama Add-On: PDF Remediation Engine Max

  1. Elements in PDFs Will be Highlighted When Hovered Over
    When viewing a document’s structural hierarchy, elements will automatically be highlighted when hovered over, allowing users to easily identify which content they are adjusting.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024

Panorama Add-On: AutoPilot

  1. AutoPilot Support Remediation for WYSIWYG Editors
    AutoPilot will automatically apply accessibility fixes for issues detected within WYSIWYG editors.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024

Panorama Add-On: Smart Speaker

  1. Integrate Smart Speaker Directly into Websites
    Site administrators can now integrate Smart Speaker directly into their website’s HTML, making it accessible to all users.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024

Panorama Add-On: Website Accessibility Widget

  1. New Redesign of the Website Report – Compare Content and Color Adjustments Over Time
    We’ve improved the Website Report graph, enabling administrators to compare color and content adjustments over time. Additionally, we’ve introduced a tabular structure to declutter the report and display only relevant information.
    YuJa Panorama Digital Accessibility Platform Update – June 2024