DIR Launches ITSAC Portal

February 26 2020

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 Tech... Read More

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

January 07 2020

AUSTIN – The Executive Director of the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR), Amanda Crawford, gave this statement today, following Governor Greg Abbott’s Domestic Terror... Read More

Texas 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