Texas DBITS - CMA Consulting Services

Texas DBITS Deliverables-Based Information Technology Services for the State of Texas

Texas DBITS Contracts

CMA Consulting, Inc. Vendor ID 122-258-0799-400, offers Software & Services to Texas governmental entities at discounted prices through DIR’s Cooperative Contract Program.

Authorized Representatives

CMA Contact
Jon Barry
Phone : 518-429-2256

CMA Contact
Gary Davis
Phone : 518-783-9003
Phone : 512-459-1227

CMA Contact
Oscar Gonzalez
Texas Regional Contact
Phone : 512-459-1227

Generate a Purchase Order

Generate a purchase order payable to CMA Consulting, Inc. Note: You must reference the appropriate contract number DIR-SDD-1967, DIR-TSO-3437, or DIR-TSO-3566 on your purchase order.

DIR Contract: (DIR-SDD-1967)
Delivery-Based Information Technology Services
Expires: 1/09/2015

DIR Contract: (DIR-TSO-3437)
Products and Related Services
Expires: 6/23/2017

DIR Contract: (DIR-TSO-3566)
IT Staff Augmentation
Expires: 9/01/2018

Fax your purchase order to Dena Ackerman at (518) 783-5093 or mail to the address below:

CMA Consulting
4616 West Howard Lane
Suite 860
Austin, TX 78728

Texas DBITS Service Offerings

The Texas Department of Information Resources (Texas DIR) offers Deliverables-Based IT Services (DBITS) as part of its Cooperative Contracts program to state and local government, public education, and other public entities in Texas, as well as public entities outside the state.

CMA Consulting is an approved Texas DIR Cooperative Contracts DBITS vendor. Our DBITS contract may be reviewed directly on the DIR Cooperative Contract page for CMA Consulting Services.

The DBITS contract allows CMA Consulting Services to provide Texas DIR customers with services in the following categories:

Application Maintenance & Support

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.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

ERP is an amalgamation of an organization’s information systems designed to automate and integrate a variety of functions, commonly referred to as “back office”, including financials, human resources and asset management. These systems are modularized and generally highly configurable.

Examples of included services: planning and assessment; requirements development; business process reengineering (BPR); implementation and conversion services; application programming and support services; database administration, system software administration and support; functional support; and training support.

Project Management

Project Management service providers may perform any or all of the project management processes identified by the Project Management Institute as published in Table 3-1 of the PMBOK® Guide, Fourth 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

Technology Upgrade/Migration & Transformation

Technology Upgrade/Migration may be required to increase business functionality, reengineer 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.

Application Development

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: 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.

Additional Contract Details

Available at texas.cma.com