Recently I was asked which tools I use to check accessibility. Of course, like so many web developers, I rely on Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) which are maintained by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The most current version of the guidelines are WCAG 2.1, with WCAG 2.2 due to be released in November this year. (WCAG 2.2 is…

SAP and Open Source

The good news is that SAP is paying some attention to the open source community. They released an HTML5 and JavaScript framework, called SAPUI5, the year before last. Now that framework is not under an open-source license even though it incorporates quite a number of open-source JavaScript libraries (See According to one official SAP site: “SAPUI5” is the version…

dbElectrum has been Released

We are so excited, version 0.0.1 of dbElectrum is finally out! Please check out the demo at or at and let us know what you think. There is still some documentation to come, like the crucial Development Guide but it should follow in a matter of weeks. If you would like some support and/ or to become a…