Technology Topic Oct 11, 2021

DIR Launches New ITSAC Portal

DIR announces the launch of the Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contracts (ITSAC) Portal for vendors and customers.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

DIR Certifies Cybersecurity Training Programs

The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has certified 146 cybersecurity training programs for fiscal year 2020-2021.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

Texas among Top Scores at National GirlsGoCyberstart Competition

Teams from Texas high schools competed in the national competition that encourages high school girls to explore their skills in cybersecurity.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

Required Cybersecurity Training Reporting Form for Local Governments (HB 3834)

Local governments must complete training by June 14, 2020 and certify their training compliance by June 15, 2020.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

DIR Announces Award of Two Next Generation Data Center Services Contracts

AUSTIN - Today, the Board of the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) awarded two new contracts as part of the Next-Generation Data Center Services (DCS) suite of information technology products and services.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

DIR releases RFO for Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contracts.

The State of Texas, acting by and through the Texas Department of Information Resources, is seeking to enter into a statewide contract with one or more Respondents to provide Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contract (ITSAC) Services to DIR eligible customers.

Technology Topic Jan 19, 2021

DIR Announces Award of Four Next Generation Data Center Services Contracts

AUSTIN - The Board of the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) awarded four new contracts as part of the next generation Data Center Services (DCS) suite of information technology products and services.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

DIR Connect Technology Expo 2020 *RESCHEDULED*

DIR is hosting the 2020 DIR Connect Technology Expo in Austin, Texas at the Palmer Events Center on October 19, 2020. Register today!

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

DIR Launches ITSAC Portal

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has launched a new online portal to assist its customers in the procurement of IT staff personnel. The Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contract (ITSAC) portal is designed to facilitate, automate, and validate portions of the competitive bid procurement process. The portal will streamline the solicitation process for DIR customers, ITSAC-awarded vendors, and DIR staff.

Technology Topic Dec 9, 2020

Texas Department of Information Resources Issues Statement Following Governor Abbott's Domestic Terrorism Taskforce Meeting

AUSTIN - The Executive Director of the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR), Amanda Crawford, gave this statement today, following Governor Greg Abbott's Domestic Terrorism Taskforce meeting: