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Scott Kennedy
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Phone: 512.879.6095
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DIR DBITS Vendor - Project Management

CONTRACT: DIR-TSO-4080

Apex Systems in an approved DIR DBITS vendor to provide eligible customers with Project Management Services.

Project Management

Definition: Project Management service providers may perform any or all of the project management processes identified by the Project Management Institute as published in the PMBOK® Guide, Fifth Edition or most recent.

Examples of included services: utilizing the Customer’s tools and processes, using off-the-shelf tools, using Vendor’s own proprietary tools and processes to manage a project and using the Texas Project Delivery Framework.

Information about the framework tool can be found at the following url:
http://www.dir.texas.gov/management/projectdelivery/projectframework/pages/framework.aspx

DIR Resources

Information about Apex Systems contract number DIR-TSO-4080:
http://dir.texas.gov/View-Search/Contracts-Detail.aspx?contractnumber=DIR-TSO-4080

DIR Co-op Contract Program Overview:
http://dir.texas.gov/View-About-DIR/Pages/Content.aspx?id=41

Deliverables-Based IT Services (DBITS)

DBITS contracts provide deliverables-based, outsourced systems integration or application development projects, requiring acceptance of Statement of Work (SOW) and authorization for payment of milestone tasks. The value of any one SOW may not exceed $5 million for state agencies (or $10 million for non-state agency DIR customers, including institutions of higher education) including all extensions, renewals, and change orders.

DBITS benefits to Texas state and local government agencies and vendors:

  • Shortened lead times in procuring and contracting
  • Reduced cost
  • Flexibility to meet individual customer needs

SOW Process and Placing Purchase Orders

  1. Refer to the SOW process here
  2. Upon SOW award, Generate a purchase order made payable to Apex Systems, LLC dba Virginia Apex Systems, LLC:
  • Reference the DIR Contract Number DIR-TSO-4080 on your purchase order.
  • E-mail or fax your purchase order and quote form to your designated vendor sales representative.

Out-of-State customers: Click here for information