Mission and Philosophy

‚ÄčTexas-state-capitol.jpgMission

The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) is to provide technology leadership, solutions, and value to Texas state government, education, and local government entities to enable and facilitate the fulfillment of their core missions.

Philosophy

The services DIR provides to Texas state government, education, and local government entities will focus on excellence through quality of service, responsiveness, innovation, professionalism, and teamwork. We will operate in an open, ethical, efficient, and accountable manner, with high regard for all customers.

DIR will foster and promote technology leadership by

  • providing quality service to our customers
  • encouraging strategic partnerships between the public and private sectors

DIR will foster and promote technology solutions by

  • ensuring that business needs drive technology solutions
  • ensuring the public trust by securing technology assets and maintaining privacy of sensitive data and information

DIR will foster and promote value to customers by

  • encouraging use of managed technology infrastructure and shared services
  • delivering value to Texas citizens through the official state Internet portal