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Interoperability Academy has launched new courses this Autumn! So far you’ve had an opportunity to learn more about interoperability via the European Interoperability Framework, Access to Base…

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Interoperable Europe

Interoperable Europe is the initiative of the European Commission for a reinforced interoperability policy in the public sector.
18/10/2021

ENDORSE exchange platform

Welcome to the exchange platform Knowledge sharing in organisations is a significant challenge in present-day societies. While it is directly related to the production, dissemination and reuse of fast-growing volumes of data, the…
26/03/2021

Data Oriented Services (DORIS)

In its day-to-day work, the Commission is responsible for defining and implementing new policies, drawing up new legislation proposals, while conducting prior impact assessments, etc., in more than 30 different policy areas. In…
14/10/2020

Catalogue of Services

Our mission The Catalogue of Services Action supports public administrations in building their digital catalogues of public services, to allow citizens, businesses and public administrations across Europe to access and understand…
28/09/2020

Open data

In this collection, open data solutions will be shared covering datasets, data visualisations, data analysis tools and services, best practices and guidelines. The collection will be supported by solutions and project developed…
11/08/2020

Common Mapping of Innovation Supporting Actors

Several websites provide information for SMEs on innovation supporting actors, with the aim to strengthen innovation and industrial competitiveness across all Europe’s regions. Interested users (public administrations, businesses)…
06/07/2020
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GobLin GNU/Linux

“GobLin is The Linux for Governments”. A customized distribution of the GNU/Linux operating system, adapted to the requirements of public administration. It is designed under the Free Software Philosophy, and open to be adapted in…
07/12/2021

e-CODEX Connector Suite

e-CODEX offers technical solutions for secure online cross-border communication in the field of justice. The technical infrastructure connects different legal systems and ensures fast access to justice across borders. The…
01/12/2021

Set-OutlookSignatures

Centrally manage and deploy Outlook text signatures and Out of Office auto reply messages. Signatures and OOF messages can be: Generated from templates in DOCX or HTML file format Customized with a broad range of variables…
04/10/2021

LIMAPS HL SAT

LIMAPS High-level Solution Architecture Template (HL SAT) A Solution Architecture Template (SAT) is a specification extending the EIRA providing support to solution architects in a specific solution domain. A SAT contains a…
21/09/2021

OIMAPS HL SAT

OIMAPS High-level Solution Architecture Template (HL SAT) A Solution Architecture Template (SAT) is a specification extending the EIRA providing support to solution architects in a specific solution domain. A SAT contains a…
21/09/2021

Open Terms Archive

Open Terms Archive tracks and makes visible changes to the Terms Of Service of the main online services. OTA helps assess the loyalty of 204 digital platforms - Facebook, YouTube, Amazon... - and online services. It creates…
22/07/2021

XRepository

XRepository is a library for data exchange standards and codelists that were modelled in order to ease up interoperability between eGovernment applications of German Public administration and industry.
07/07/2021
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Disinfo, the open toolbox to fight disinformation

On the occasion of the 2019 European elections and ahead of France’s 2022 presidential elections, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs launched in 2019 a toolbox of open source software and open resources to fight disinformation…
09/12/2021

Digital-readiness on the Better Regulation agenda

The Legal Interoperability Team is happy to share that digital-ready policy-making and the necessity of digital checks has been added to the Better Regulation Agenda of the European Commission. Attempting to support recovery and…
09/12/2021

New rules for open source software distribution

This change will enable public services, companies, start-ups as well as citizens to use and further develop Commission software, facilitating also the sharing of knowledge and expertise. With new rules in place, some actions will…
08/12/2021

FOSSEPS Pilot

As the use of open source across European institutions and European public services increases, so does the need to manage and protect open source and treat it as a collective, shared and valuable European asset. Not only does open…
08/12/2021

Toward a sovereign workstation

The German federal government signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate with nine of the German states to create a „sovereign workstation“, built on open source software. This initiative builds on previous agreements and…
08/12/2021

Feasibility study: Sovereign Tech Fund

Open source software is digital public infrastructure, yet it is not receiving the funding necessary to ensure the sustainability of important projects. Based on this assumption, a feasibility study funded by the German Ministry…
07/12/2021

EUPL for French Administrations

It may look strange and even quite extraordinary, but until today (December 3, 2021) the European Union Public Licence (EUPL) was not yet considered as a “Legal Licence” for use by administrations in France. This omission is now…
03/12/2021

Key Themes and players in EU GovTech Ecosystem

In this report Public take stock of how the sector has grown and developed, reflecting on some of its clear successes and failures in the past few years. In particular, it looks at how COVID-19 has affected the trajectory of…
02/12/2021

Funding Opportunity: PCP on green digital solutions

Interested in EU funding for your next public procurement that is looking for new innovative solutions? But you were not able to attend the Horizon Europe info day on 30 November... Watch the video now and get ready to submit your…
02/12/2021

From ISA² to building Interoperable Europe

The ISA² Programme has evolved into Interoperable Europe - the initiative of the European Commission for a reinforced interoperability policy. ISA² was a funding programme of the European Union that supported the development of…
29/11/2021

ITB v1.15.0 released

A new version of the Interoperability Test Bed software is now available. Version 1.15.0 of the Interoperability Test Bed software, based on the GITB CWA specifications, is now released. This release introduces multiple changes…
29/11/2021
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GNU Health Con 2021

The GNU Health Conference is held annually and brings together enthusiasts and developers of the Libre Health & Hospital Information System. In 2021, the conference is held online, and it will span over two days: 10 and 11…
08/12/2021

EC GovTech Workshop

1st GovTech Workshop This workshop initiate a series of workshop with the goal of gathering all the stakeholders of the so-called GovTech ecosystem. These workshop will will be an opportunity to support the establishment of an EU…
03/12/2021

EU Open Source Policy Summit 2022

On 4 February 2022, a physical and online event ‘EU Open Source Policy summit 2022' will be organised by OpenForum Europe, a non-for-profit think tank specialised on open source. This event will bring together global technology…
26/11/2021

Registration for #SEMIC2021 is now open

The registration for SEMIC, the annual conference on semantic interoperability, is now open! This year, the theme is “Human Centric Data Spaces – Powered by Interoperability.” The event is organised by the Interoperability Unit of…
26/11/2021

SEMIC 2018: Linked Digital Public Administrations

The 8th edition of SEMIC, the annual semantic interoperability conference, will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria on 14 June 2018. The event is organised by the ISA² Programme of the European Commission in collaboration with the…
19/11/2021

SEMIC 2019: Linking data spaces for citizens

The 9th edition of SEMIC, the annual semantic interoperability conference, will take place in Helsinki, Finland on 21 October 2019. The event, organised by the ISA² Programme of the European Commission in collaboration with the…
19/11/2021