State contracts are available for use without further bidding.
Purchases $1,000,000 or greater require approval of the Board of Regents.
Department of Information Resources (DIR)
The DIR negotiates technology contracts for the state of Texas including goods and services related to software, hardware, networking and telecommunications.
- DIR Store - Provides software, hardware, networking and telecommunications goods and services
- TEX-AN Voice and Data Vendor Contracts - Provides telephone and cell phone goods and services
Texas Procurement and Support Services (TPASS)
TPASS negotiates various contracts on behalf of the State of Texas including both new and recycled "green" goods and services.
- TPASS Contracts - Negotiated by state purchaser. GSA Schedule 70 and 84 contracts only approved by TPASS.
- TX-MAS Contracts - Negotiated by state purchaser.
State Use Law