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.

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Product Specifications: Software, including Software-as-a-Service, Products (as defined by Contract), and VMware licenses (perpetual, term, subscription), SnS. 

 

Contract Number:          DIR-TSO-3936

 

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

 

Contract Information:  http://dir.texas.gov/View-Search/Contracts-Detail.aspx?contractnumber=DIR-TSO-3936&keyword=vmware

 

Contract Pricing:  MSRP with discount listed, see link: http://publishingext.dir.texas.gov/portal/internal/contracts-and-services/Contracts/DIR-TSO-3936%20%20Appendix%20C%20Pricing%20Index.pdf

 

Points of Contact:
Sales: Texas-DIR-SaaS@vmware.com, or contact your local VMware Sales representative
VMware Contract Management: Katrina Tuel contracts-SLED@vmware.com or (571) 524-6054
Texas DIR: Vania Ramaekers,vania.ramaekers@dir.texas.gov, or (512) 475-4624

How to Use the Master Agreement:

  1. For product and pricing information, visit the VMware, Inc. website or contact Texas-DIR-SaaS@vmware.com
  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: http://dir.texas.gov/View-About-DIR/Pages/Content.aspx?id=41

 

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.