- Open Data Northern Ireland looks to an Open Government future with Datopian
June 5, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo
As Open Data Northern Ireland (NI) roll out their new strategy focusing on more open data publications in the civil service and better community outcomes, the future for Open Government in NI looks bright with Datopian at their side. Our CEO, Paul Walsh, speaks to our clients Iain Fleming and Cormac McConaghy.
- OECD’s SIS-CC .Stat Suite goes Open Source with Datopian
May 12, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo
With a long history in statistical software, the SIS-CC, under the OECD secretariat, recently launched the .Stat Suite in open source. To meet the challenges in making this transition, they turned to Datopian for their foresight, experience and expertise. Our CEO, Paul Walsh, spoke with the OECD’s SIS-CC community manager, Jonathan Challener, about their open source journey to .Stat Suite so far.
- Scottish Cities Alliance progressing towards Smart Cities with Datopian
May 5, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo
Datopian spoke to Doug Young, who coordinates the Data Cluster, a working group within the Scottish Cities Alliance, with a goal of progressing open data in Scottish cities to drive innovation, increase transparency and improve the use and re-use of data within local authorities.
- How Open Data can help build Resilient Communities
April 29, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo, Gift Egwuenu
As open data continues to play a pivotal role in supporting the response to the covid-19 crisis, Datopian spoke with Open Data NZ’s, Paul Stone, on the extraordinary work they’re doing in supporting open data to address real world challenges.
- Once Upon a Time in Data Land … more and more Organizations had more and more Data
April 23, 2020 by Rufus Pollock
Once upon a time, more and more organizations such as enterprises, governments, and NGOs had more and more data from more and more sources, both internal and external. They knew (or felt) that it must be valuable … if only they could work out how to unlock that value.
- So you want to join a Covid-19 Data Hackathon?
April 21, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo, Anuar Ustayev, Gift Egwuenu
The call for action
to respond to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has led many public groups and private organisations on a quest to find new approaches or solutions in dealing with this urgent problem.
- Energinet sees a Green Energy Future alongside Datopian
April 7, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo, Gift Egwuenu
Energinet is preparing for a new future of renewable energy using integrated open energy data on a CKAN platform in collaboration with Datopian.
- Announcing Frictionless Data Joint Stewardship
March 31, 2020 by Paul Walsh
Our colleagues at the Open Knowledge Foundation announced the Joint Stewardship of Frictionless Data
in December 2019. Some of that announcement post is below, and I also wanted to give some more context on this and how it relates to our work at Datopian going forward.