C&T Information Technology Consulting, Inc. is approved to contract with the State of Texas through the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to provide Deliverables-Based Information Technology Services (DBITS) to Texas State and Local governments. Our DIR DBITS contract number is “DIR-TSO-4100“.
The DBITS contract vehicle improves the efficiency of the procurement process by shortening the time required to procure deliverables-based services in specific Technology Categories. When a Texas State Agency identifies a need for deliverables-based services (with a contract value of less than $5 million), it can approach approved DBITS vendors to respond directly based on a Statement of Work (SOW).
This DBITS Contract allows C&T InfoTech to respond to SOWs from Texas State and Local governments and perform services in the following Technology Categories:
• Application Development
• Application Maintenance and Support
• Technology Upgrade/Migration and Transformation
We are pleased to offer our services to all public sector customers under the DBITS contract vehicle.The value of any one Statement of Work (SOW) may not exceed $5 million (volunteer customers are limited to $10M cap), including all renewals, extensions and change orders. At a minimum, each SOW will describe the deliverables, the acceptance criteria for the deliverables and the service levels. To view a sample SOW template, as well as full details on ordering services under the DBITS contract, obtaining quotes, and placing purchase orders, please refer to: http://dir.texas.gov/View-Contracts-And-Services/Pages/Content.aspx?id=41
For more information on quotes, purchase orders and warranty information, or to discuss your specific requirements for our services through DIR Cooperative Contracts Program, DIR Contract No. DIR-TSO-4100, please contact:
Director of Marketing & Sales
C&T Information Technology Consulting, Inc.
201 S. Lakeline Blvd., Suite 803,
Cedar Park, TX 78613
To learn more about DIR’s Cooperative Contracts Program, please refer to: http://dir.texas.gov/View-About-DIR/Pages/Content.aspx?id=41
Definition: Application Development means the development of new applications which may be mainframe, server, network-based, web-based or a combination. The requirements for new applications may require interfaces to existing applications.
Examples of included services: web application development; mobile application development; service oriented architecture (SOA); researching; analyzing; gathering requirements; designing; programming; testing; documenting and implementing; applying changes to the software language and/or database in which the application is written; providing corrections for production or any changes needed and participation in disaster recovery planning and documentation..
Application Maintenance and Support
Definition: Application Maintenance and Support includes the skills and requirements for supporting application systems, including troubleshooting, modifying, maintaining and enhancing legacy systems. Application Maintenance and Support also applies to applications running in a production environment.
Examples of included services: research, analysis, design, programming, testing, documenting and implementing maintenance changes; correcting software errors; modifying reports and ensuring accurate report runs; making modifications to the applications and documentation; writing ad hoc queries; loading and applying changes to the software language and/or database in which the application is written; providing corrections for production or any changes needed and participation in disaster recovery testing, planning and documentation. Services may need to be available 24/7 or on an on-call basis.
Technology Upgrade/Migration and Transformation
Definition: Technology Upgrade/Migration may be required to increase business functionality, re-engineer a business function, keep current with vendor upgrades or when upgrading existing technology. Technology Transformation may be accomplished by converting/migrating legacy applications to new technology either with or without new business functionality or it may include introducing new technology into the enterprise. Technology Upgrade/Migration may also include providing website content accessibility compliance.
Examples of included services: assessments of the current application portfolio, evaluation of the technology assets before beginning technology transformation and Business Case development for justification of an initiative. Also included are: technology transformations, which may include, appropriate Return on Investment (ROI), benchmarks and milestones. The following activities may also be included: planning, analysis, requirements development, proof of concept, deployment, implementation, integration, remediation, data migration, documentation, application programming and support services; and training support.
For more information regarding these services and this easy to use and flexible procurement and contracting vehicle, see the DIR website.