The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) and VMware have established a master agreement to provide VMware Software Products, including Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), and related Support and Subscription (SnS) services. This is a competitively bid contract, and offers Texas State Agencies, higher education, and other eligible entities procurement savings through volume-based contracts.


Product Specifications: Software, Software Subscription and Support, and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), as defined by Contract 


Contract Number:          DIR-TSO-3936


Contract Term:               May 10, 2018 – May 9, 2019 (full term ends May 9, 2022)  


Contract Information:


Contract Pricing:  MSRP with discount listed, see link:


Points of Contact:
Sales:, or contact your local VMware Sales representative
VMware Contract Management: Elena Boras; or (571) 375-3269
Texas DIR: Vania Ramaekers,, or (512) 475-4624

How to Use the Master Agreement:

  1. For product and pricing information, visit the VMware, Inc. website or contact
  2. Generate a purchase order made payable to VMware, Inc. and you must reference the DIR Contract Number DIR-TSO-3936 on your purchase order.
  3. E-mail or fax your purchase order and quote form to your designated vendor sales representative.


For additional information, please reference the DIR Co-op Contract Program Overview at:


List of Authorized Resellers: Not Applicable. Please contact your VMware Sales Representative. 


Warranty and Return Policies:  Please refer to the contract documents for warranty terms that are applicable to this agreement.