Current Contracting Initiatives

Phases

The awarding of DIR contracts consists of five phases: 

Planning Phase

These are upcoming Solicitations that are being developed but have not been released. Check this list often to get a better idea of the types of products and services DIR is looking for.

​Type of services/products

​Description

​Start date

​Solicitation release date

​Contact

Election Systems Technology Products and Services
​DIR-CPO-TMP-446 Election Systems Technology Products and Services​FY 21
TBD
​TBD
​Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Business Process Automation Technology Products and Services​DIR-CPO-TMP-441 Artificial Intelligence and Business Process Automation Technology Products and ServicesTBD TBDTBD 
​End-User IT Outsourcing​DIR-CPO-TMP-442 End-User IT Outsourcing TBDTBD​TBD
​Information Technology (IT) Based Laboratory Hardware, Software and Related Services​DIR-CPO-TMP-447 Information Technology (IT) Based Laboratory Hardware, Software and Related ServicesFY 21
​TBD
TBD
Data Management Training (DAMA-DMBoK2)
​Instructor led classroom and/or webinar setting training for the following key principles of Texas Data Management Framework. Fast Start Learning Guide based on the DAMA DMBOK V2.0. Statement of Work to be issued under Master Contract(s)
​June 2020
​TBD
Monica Presson
Secure Application Developer
Provide training on secure application development practices that Texas state agencies and institutions of higher education can utilize in their organizations to train their application developers on secure coding practices. Statement of Work to be issued under Master Contract(s).TBD
TBD
Monica Presson
​Procurement and Contracting Enhancements
​TBD
​FY 21
​TBD
TBD

​Next Generation TEX-AN and Wireless Services

​Provide communication solutions for DIR customers

​​February 2020

July 2020

TBD

All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.

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Pre-Solicitation Notices, Requests for Information, Requests for Comments

These are upcoming Solicitations that are being developed but have not been released. Check this list often to get a better idea of the types of products and services DIR is looking for.

​Current Notices, RFIs, & RFCs on ESBD

​Posting Number

Description

Due Date

​Contact

All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.

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Posting Phase

These Solicitations are currently active; vendors are able to submit responses until the deadline. Pre-Solicitation conferences are posted on theDIR calendar.

​Current RFOs on ESBD

Posting Number​

​Description

​Due Date

​Contact

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Evaluation Phase

These are closed Solicitations. DIR is currently evaluating responsive vendors’ proposals. Click on each link for a list of proposals received.

​Solicitation

​Solicitation number

​Start date

​End date

​Contact

​Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contract (ITSAC) Services
DIR-CPO-TMP-445
​The State of Texas, acting by and through the Department of Information Resources, is seeking to enter into a statewide contract with one (1) or more Respondents to provide Information Technology Staff Augmentation Contract (ITSAC) Services to DIR eligible customers.
​June 11, 2020 @ 2:00 pm (CT)
Colleen Berkley
​Law Enforcement, Surveillance and Security Monitoring, Emergency Preparedness, Disaster Recovery Technology Products and Services
DIR-CPO-TMP-443
December 19, 2019
​TBD
Carrie Thomas
​SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS (Augmenting DIR-TSO-TMP-416)
​DIR-CPO-TMP-449
​May 1, 2020
​TBD
Colleen Berkley

All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.

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Negotiation Phase

These are closed Solicitations that are currently under negotiation.

Solicitation

Solicitation number

​Start date

​End date

​Contact

​Education IT Products and Services​DIR-TSO-TMP-424​October 2019​October 2020Carrie Thomas
​Managed Print Services, Copiers, Printers, 3D and Scanning Equipment and Related Services, Document Imaging, Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Products and Software and Services​​DIR-TSO-TMP-419​February 2019
​November 2019Carrie Thomas
Data Storage, Data  Communications & Network Equipment and Related Services
​DIR-TSO-TMP-422​July 2018​January 2020Carrie Thomas
​Software Products, Software as a Service, and Enterprise Resources Planning Software Modules Products and Related Services​DIR-TSO-TMP-416​May 2018December 2019
Carrie Thomas
​Google Branded Products and Services
​DIR-TSO-TMP-411
​February 2018
November 2019
Carrie Thomas
​Cloud Services
​DIR-TSO-TMP-266
​October 2017
​November 2019
Carrie Thomas
​Case Management Software and Related Services
​DIR-TSO-TMP-401
​September 2017​November 2019
​​Carrie Thomas
Information Technology (ITS) Hardware, Software, and Related Services
​DIR-TSO-TMP-247
February 2017​
​​December 2019
Carrie Thomas
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Hardware, Software, and Services and Information Technology (IT) Based Surveying Hardware, Software and Related Services​DIR-CPO-TMP-444​June 2020
​December 2020
Carrie Thomas

 All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.​

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Recent Awards

These projects have been awarded to vendors in the last 90 days. Click on the contract number for details and contact information.

Contract Number

​Vendor

​Start Date

​End date

​Statutory Authority

​​Contract Manager

​DIR-CPO-TMP-448
​Xcel Events
​09/19/2019
​08/31/2020
​​TGC 2054
​Lisa Llamas
DIR-TPC-MSA-432
​Atos Governmental IT Outsourcing Services, LLC
​03/16/2020
​08/31/20204
TX Gov’t Code, Ch. 2054, Sections 2054.065 and 2054.059, Subchapter L and Ch. 2059
​Carolyn Knowles
DIR-SECOPS-MSA-434
​Science Applications International Corporations (SAIC)
​03/16/2020
​08/31/2024
TX Gov’t Code, Ch. 2054, Sections 2054.065 and 2054.059, Subchapter L and Ch. 2059
Melissa Knezevic
​DIR-TSS-MSA-435
​Deloitte Consulting, LLP
​03/16/2020
​08/31/2024
TX Gov’t Code, Ch. 2054, Sections 2054.065 and 2054.059, Subchapter L and Ch. 2059
Jennifer Tram
DIR-PMD-MSA-438

​Xerox Corporation
​03/16/2020
​08/31/2024
TX Gov’t Code, Ch. 2054, Sections 2054.065 and 2054.059, Subchapter L
Melissa Knezevic
DIR-PCM-MSA-436
​Rackspace US, Inc.
​5/7/2020
​08/31/20204
TGC 2054
Melissa Knezevic


Lanette Patterson
​DIR-MF-MSA-439
​Atos Governmental IT Outsourcing Services, LLC
​5/7/2020
​08/31/20204
TGC 2054
​Carolyn Knowles

 All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.​

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Closed

​Solicitation

​Solicitation Number

Start Date

Closed Date - Action Taken

​Contact

DIR-MF-MSA-439
Atos Governmental IT Outsourcing Services, LLC
​August 21, 2019
​March 31, 2020 - CANCELLED
Colleen Berkley

All dates are approximate and subject to change without notice.

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