Application Portfolio Management Pilot

November 28 2016

In response to House Bill 1890, DIR’s ESS team engaged seven state agencies in August 2015 to participate in an Application Portfolio Management (APM) pilot. The team identified an... Read More

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Two To Department Of Information Resources

October 20 2016

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ben Gatzke and Jason Boatright to the governing board of the Department of Information Resources (DIR) for terms set to expire February 1, 2017 a... Read More

October 11 Technology Forum Materials Posted

October 13 2016

Materials and presentations have been posted on DIR's website. Read More

Register for the October 19 Cybersecurity Awareness Month Discussion

September 19 2016
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The goal of this one-hour session is to equip participants to detect and respond appropriately to common social engineering attacks. Read More

Safeguards and Vendor Interactions

September 15 2016

The purpose of this narrative is to outline a set of acceptable business practices and ethical principles that will guide the interactions of all agency employees with vendors and ... Read More