NTT DATA in IT outsourcing deal with Texas DIR

NTT DATA has bagged a technology outsourcing deal from the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to provide risk and security assessment services to agencies and higher education institutions in Texas.

IT services provider will provide solutions to lessening the cybersecurity risks of State agencies and institutions.

“Through this partnership, we will deliver security and risk assessment services to agencies across Texas by utilizing our proven methodologies and breadth of local knowledge combined with global experience,” said Tim Morton, senior vice president, NTT DATA.

For each organization, NTT DATA and its affiliate, NTT Security (US) Inc., will perform an IT security gap analysis, evaluate findings, and provide recommendations on how to mitigate the identified risks and close the gaps.

NTT DATA and NTT Security have a team of more than 1,500 security consultants and identify areas of need and develop plans to address gaps and secure environments.