Prioritized Cybersecurity and Legacy System (PCLS)

​Prioritized Cybersecurity and Legacy System Modernization Projects

Section 2054.069, Government Code entitled Prioritized Cybersecurity and Legacy System Projects Report requires the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to report on state agency cybersecurity projects and projects to modernize or replace legacy systems, as defined by Section 2054.571, Government Code to the Legislative Budget Board (LBB) no later than October 1 of each even-numbered year.

PCLS 2020 Instructions & Information

Agencies must submit information about their requests to DIR through the SPECTRIM portal prior to the agency's LAR due date to be considered in the prioritization report.   For more information, please review the following resources.


For questions about the PCLS assessment content, please email  

For technical assistance with SPECTRIM, please email

PCLS 2018 Report

DIR facilitated a previous PCLS under SB 1 85(R), Article IX, Section 9.10. The confidential full report was submitted to the Legislative Budget Board and State Leadership on October 1, 2018.  Read the PCLS Public Report.