Standards List: Adaptive Technology

Closed Circuit Television: Portable

The Department of Human Services has made a Statement of Assurance to provide comparable access for individuals with disabilities. In compliance with the ADA, which makes it unlawful to discriminate in employment against a qualified individual with a disability, employers must reasonably accommodate the disabilities of qualified applicants or employees, unless undue hardship would result.

  • BIT will set standards for assistive devices.
  • Telecommunications will set standards for the support of devices.
  • Bureau of Personnel will set standards for training employees with disabilities in the use of standard devices.

This technology will be applied to individual computers as new technology. This technology will be available to all employees requiring assistive technology.

Criteria for selection included:

  • Available features.
  • Ease of use.
  • Windows 7/8.x/10 compatible.
  • Training and tutorials available.
  • Technical support available.
  • Cost comparison based on features.


The Transformer is a high performance portable solution for reading, writing, and viewing magnified images at any distance.  Transformer’s unique compact design is perfect for work, school, or home.

Full specs at


  • Weighs less than four pounds
  • 1.7x to 30.6x magnification (based on 24” LCD screen)
  • Built in LED lighting
  • Battery operated – up to 4 hours
  • Includes carrying case
  • 2 year warranty

Last Updated: 02/28/2017
Last Reviewed: 11/29/2017

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