State of Texas DIR

Cogent Data Solutions LLC (CDS) has been awarded a contract (DIR-CPO-4522) with the State of Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to provide Information Staff Augmentation Services (ITSAC) to Texas State and local entities.


The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) provides statewide leadership and oversight for management of government information and communications technology. Utilizing the ITSAC, DIR delivers quality information resources services to state and local government as well as the K-12 public and higher education customers.

Cogent Data Solutions LLC (CDS) is a proven Information Technology (IT), systems engineering and integration company. Since 2007, we have provided exceptional performance on IT services contracts across the federal, state and commercial sectors. CDS has performed as both a Prime Contractor and Subcontractor on government enterprise-level efforts requiring a wide variety of technical and leadership skills.

Cogent Data Solutions LLC (CDS) – An Experienced Partner

CDS has offered IT staff augmentation and related services since 2007. Our clients include several federal and state agencies. With services ranging from core IT service management to custom-designed software, help desk support to educational IT consulting, our company has the expertise to ensure your technology investment works for you.

Eligible Customers

ITSAC provides temporary IT staffing augmentation services on a time (hourly) basis to:

  • State of Texas agencies
  • County and city governments
  • Independent and charter school districts
  • Universities and colleges
  • and other agencies authorized by the State of Texas

Useful Links

How to obtain Quotes and place Purchase Orders

If a DIR Client or Department has IT Staffing requirement, please send emails to with ‘cc’ to referencing contract number DIR-CPO-4522. Purchase orders should be made payable to Cogent Data Solutions LLC and you must reference the DIR Contract Number DIR-CPO-4522 on the purchase order. You may e-mail your purchase order and quote form to with ‘cc’ to

Our team will send the matching candidates to the client IT staffing requirement within 48 hours or as desired by clients. We will coordinate with the clients to evaluate candidates and schedule the interviews for selected candidates.

Cogent Data Solutions LLC Contact Information

Cogent Data Solutions LLC
URL: Cogent Data Solutions LLC Contract
DIR Contract Number: DIR-CPO-4522
Vendor ID: 15106527128
HUB Type: Non HUB
Contract Term End Date: 08/31/2022
Contract Exp Date: 08/31/2024
Contact Name: Sumanth Yalavarthy
Contact E-mail:
Phone: (866) 666-1877  Ext: 107
Fax: (866) 650-4883

Contract Pricing

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Electronic and Information Resources (EIR) Accessibility Information regarding Electronic and Information Resources (EIR) accessibility of this vendor’s offerings is included in the contract. Agencies purchasing products or services are responsible for complying with Texas EIR Accessibility statute and rules, as defined in TGC 2054 Subchapter M, 1TAC 206, and 1 TAC 213. For additional information, visit the Vendor Website or contact the vendor directly.

Cogent Data Solutions LLC (CDS) has been Awarded All ITSAC Titles.

Cogent Data Solutions LLC (CDS) and its partners have been awarded all of the ITSAC titles. Please click here for job titles and descriptions.

Standard Terms and Conditions

Click here for standard terms and conditions. This appendix contains the standard DIR Terms and Conditions for the contract as of the date identified. Any initial exceptions to these Terms will be contained in the original contract. All the subsequent changes or updates to the Terms and Conditions will be reflected in contract amendments.