Contact Info: State of Texas Department of Information Resources




State of Texas Vendor ID: 522062401
Participant in DIR Go DIRect Program
Contract number DIR-SDD-1945
DIR Cooperative Contracts Program Overview

For obtaining quotes and placing Purchase Orders, contact the vendor Contract Administrator for Technical Services.
Contact person: Clayton Cobb
Phone: (631) 269-6140
Fax: (888) 572-9165
Email address:

Planet Technologies, A Global Leader in Microsoft Solutions

Planet Technologies, founded in 1997, is 100% dedicated to the Microsoft platform. It is our mission to share our extensive experience, knowledge and enthusiasm for Microsoft with our clients to help solve their business challenges and keep them on the forefront of technology.

We offer Microsoft based solutions around CRM, SharePoint, business intelligence, cloud services, unified communications, user experience/branding, records management, workflow automation, portal development and collaboration, systems management, virtualization and more.

Our team of 120+ Microsoft consultants includes Microsoft Certified Solutions Masters (MCSMs), Microsoft MVPs, Certified Trainers and CRM Rangers. Their technical knowledge and project management expertise has enabled us to excel for our customers who are some of the largest public sector and commercial organizations in the world.

We are a six time Microsoft Federal Partner of the Year winner and a five time Microsoft State and Local Government Partner of the Year. We are one of only 35 Microsoft National Systems Integrator (NSI) partners which gives us unprecedented access to advanced training on the latest Microsoft products and services.

2015 Microsoft State and Local Government Cloud Partner of the Year
THE ONLY Microsoft State and Local Government O365 Partner of the Year
2015 Microsoft Windows Partner of the Year

Texas Services Price List

Microsoft Technical Services Abbreviation Customer Hourly Rate
Microsoft Certified Master MCM $261.95
Engagement Managing MEM $193.44
Architectural Technician MAT $229.71
Principal Technician MPT $205.53
Senior Technician MST $189.41
Microsoft Technician MT $169.26
Microsoft Associate Technician MATC $145.08
Technician V T5 $193.44
Technician IV T4 $177.32
Technician III T3 $153.14
Technician II T2 $128.96
Technician I T1 $108.81
Technician T $100.75
Associate Technician AT $80.60