Socrata Releases Open Data Connector for Microsoft Office 365

Posted by Openness Team If you’re a Microsoft Excel fan who is hoping to use familiar technologies to meet the open data mandate, you should check out the just released Socrata Open Data Connector for Microsoft Office 365. By adding support for the Open Data Protocol (OData), an open standard for accessing data over the…

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Openness Customer Spotlight: Italy's Lombardia Region Uses Open Data to Build for the Future

Posted by Parul Bhandari Government Industry Solutions Lead, Worldwide Public Sector Long recognized as an epicenter for business, technology, and cultural treasures, the Lombardia region in northern Italy has more recently earned a reputation as a leader in Europe’s open data movement. Lombardia launched its open data site, dati.lombardia.it, powered by the Socrata Open Data…

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Openness Customer Spotlight: How Data-Driven Decision Making is Transforming Government

Posted by Parul BhandariGovernment Industry Solutions Lead, Worldwide Public Sector History has demonstrated time and again that when available technology catches up to ideas, extraordinary things can happen. The combustion engine, the airplane, and the personal computer are just a few examples of this principle at work. Similarly, today’s public-sector organizations are able to credibly…

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Meeting the Open Data Mandate with Innovative Technology

Posted by Parul BhandariGovernment Industry Solutions Lead, Worldwide Public Sector Without a doubt, there is growing demand among citizens for access to public data. This burgeoning global movement, commonly referred to as Open Data, is forever changing the way government agencies deliver information, and the way citizens shape the policy decisions that impact their daily lives….

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