Technology Forum 2019DIR Update (3:55) Thursday, October 3rd Hosted by the Texas Department of Information Resources Sponsored by Texas Association of State Systems for Computing and Communications (TASSCC)
DIR Update - Presenters John HoffmanCTO Deputy Executive Director, DIR
DIR Strategic Focus Areas IT Leadership Organization IT Services • Data Center • Texas.gov • TEX–AN • Capitol Complex Phones • Cooperative Contracts • Bulk Purchasing • Managed Applications • Managed Security • Network Security • Open Data Portal • Competitive Marketplace • Data Driven Decisions • Customer Outreach • Agile Methodology • IT Funding • Service Integration • Process Improvement • KPI / Performance Metrics • Technology Enablement • State Strategic Plan • Biennial Performance Rev • IRDR – Studies / Reports • Legacy Modernization • Application Development • Project Framework / QAT • Policy and Planning • Accessibility • Data Maturity • Security Assessments • Security Training • Technology Training
Next Gen DCS Vision and Desired Outcomes • Innovation • Flexibility • Agility • Choice • Growth • Competitive Price Evolve current Data Center Services to enhance the customer experience with a modern, secure, state-of-the-art data center environment, providing enhanced automation with rapid and consistent delivery of services at a competitive price through a true digital experience. Vision Desired Outcomes Above listing is not prioritized and sequence does not denote importance of one area over another.
Strategic Cloud Initiatives Cloud Center of Excellence and Cloud Tiger Team • 5 agencies have Limited Support Cloud Environments, 2 in progress • 46 agency sessions held on cloud since March • 50+ Cloud Tiger Team members • Atos, Capgemini, DIR, Amazon, Azure and agencies • 20 Cloud Tiger Team cases generated • 9 major use cases, 11 minor use cases • 4 cloud workshops and “deep dive” sessions completed • 3 proof of concepts completed on artificial intelligence, robotic process automation and chatbots
Cooperative Contracts Products • Computers • Software • NetworkingEquipment • Printers & Copiers • SurveillanceCameras • DataStorage • DigitalPhotography • Accessibility Products • Projectors • Cloud Compute • SecurityProducts • VideoconferencingEquipment • ClassroomInteractiveProducts • Body Cameras • Drones • Disaster Recovery Products
Cooperative Contracts Services • ITStaffingServices • Technology Based Training • End-User IT Outsourcing (Seat Management) • ManagedDocumentOutput • DeliverablesBasedIT Services(DBITS) • IT Security Services • Comprehensive Web Development • Cloud Managed Services • Cabling Services • TelecommunicationsServices: • WirelessVoiceandData • Pagers • Internet • Video • AudioConferencing • CableModemandDSL • InterpreterServices–overthephone
Deliverables Based IT Services (DBITS) DBITS contracts provide deliverables-based, outsourced systems integration or application development projects • Application Development • Application Maintenance and Support • Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Warehouse • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) • Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) • Information Technology Assessments and Planning • Project Management • Technology Upgrade/Migration and Transformation • IT Procurement Assistance
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