NewTexas Releases 2020-2024 State Strategic Plan for Information Resources

November 14 2019

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has released the 2020-2024 State Strategic Plan for Information Resources Management (SSP). The plan, Advancing the Nex... Read More

Texas Partners With SANS Institute To Promote Cybersecurity Careers For Young Women

November 08 2019

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Texas will once again participate in an innovative cybersecurity training partnership with the SANS Institute. The Girls Go CyberStart Ini... Read More

DIR Publishes Certified Cybersecurity Training Programs Under HB 3834

November 01 2019

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has published a list of cybersecurity training programs for use by state and local government employees, in accordance ... Read More

Four Texas Students Awarded $22,000 Scholarships in the U.S. Cyber FastTrack Competition

October 10 2019

AUSTIN – Congratulations to four Texas university students who were among 100 finalists each awarded $22,000 scholarships to attend the SANS Technology Institute as part of an accr... Read More

DCS Technology Solution Services Pre-Proposal Conference and Webinar

October 08 2019

The DCS Technology Solution Services (TSS) Request for Offer (RFO) has been posted to the Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD). The posting number is: DIR-CPO-TMP-435. Responses ... Read More

DIR Releases Application for Cybersecurity Training Program Certification Under HB 3834

September 23 2019

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) is now accepting applications to certify cybersecurity training programs. Read More