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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...