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The Polish Presidency of the European Union and the European Commission are organising the sixth Ministerial eGovernment Conference, "Borderless eGovernment Services for Europeans", on 17 ? 18 Novembe ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 31 October 2011

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On 12 December, the European Commission will adopt an Open Data Strategy: a set of measures targeting an increase in government transparency. It will consist of: Regulatory measures, including ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 08 December 2011

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On December 9, the Government Digital Service has opened for business.  The Government Digital Service (GDS) has been set up to deliver world class digital products that meet people’s ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 14 December 2011

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All laptops used by European officials should have either LibreOffice or OpenOffice installed, two open source suites of office applications. This suggests the mayor of the German city of Munich, Chri ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 20 December 2011

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Cutting the IT budgets of public administrations will push them to use more open source software, expects Daniel Melin, a procurement specialist at 'Statens Inköpscentral', a Swedish proc ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 21 December 2011

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On 26 January, the Joinup team launched an online survey to obtain your feedback on how to improve Joinup. Click here to complete the survey and share your feedback. It should not take more than ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 26 January 2012

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Today, a Working Group initiated by the ISA Programme has released three e-Government Core Vocabularies on Joinup for comments by the general public. These Core Vocabularies aim to reduce the problem ...

News | Created by Stijn Goedertier | Published: 17 February 2012

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European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes, responsible for the Digital Agenda, wants public authorities to include IT standards in their procuring of software and IT solutions. She says this wil ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 29 February 2012

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The services offered by the Joinup collaborative platform will be unavailable on Friday 9 March between 12 and 14 hrs. The site's software will be upgraded during that time. Joinup is built on th ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 08 March 2012

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The Berlios open source software repository will continue to operate, says Jörg Schilling, responsible for Berlios at Fraunhofer Fokus, a research institute in the German capital Berlin. Berlios& ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 08 March 2012

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Dear all I'm happy to announce the new stable version of GNU Health 1.4.4 This version has great new features, such as  Drug Pregnancy  Categories, Prescription Decision Support ...

News | Created by Luis Falcon | Published: 14 March 2012

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The city council of Limerick, Ireland's third-largest city, is making more and more use of free and open source, to rid itself of IT vendor lock-in. It began three years ago by switching to the fr ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 19 March 2012

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  IPM (Interactive Policy Making) is an open source tool for creating online surveys. It provides user-friendly questionnaires in 22 languages. The developers have released its new version 3.1 w ...

News | Created by Joinup Editor | Published: 19 March 2012

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As part of Action 25 of the Digital Agenda, the European Commission will analyse how the market situation could change if the significant market players were legally forced to disclose interoperabilit ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 22 March 2012

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The European Commission has reached an agreement with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) on the sustainability of key specifications to facilitate interoperability, across borders and sectors, betwee ...

News | Created by Joao Rodrigues Frade | Published: 27 March 2012

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Today, version 1.00 of the Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS) is officially released under the ISA Open Metadata Licence v1.1. ADMS is a common way to describe semantic interoperability assets ...

News | Created by Joao Rodrigues Frade | Published: 19 April 2012

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Sending of an electronic invoice across borders should be simpler than sending it by post. However, this is often not the case. Exchanging electronic business documents is subject to several barriers ...

News | Created by Yuliya Krumova | Published: 07 May 2012

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Today, the RDF Schema of the ADMS.F/OSS v0.3 sofware metadata vocabulary was released for public review. An anlysis of the properties and classes in the RDF Schema learns that 69 percen ...

News | Created by Stijn Goedertier | Published: 08 May 2012

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Today, version 1.00 of the Core Business, Core Person and Core Location Vocabulary has been officially released under the ISA Open Metadata Licence v1.1. What are core vocabularies? Core Vocabula ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 11 May 2012

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Using open source software to build open data application is pragmatic and logical, says Pieter Colpaert, board member of the newly founded Belgian chapter of the Open Knowledge Foundation. The OKF is ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 31 May 2012

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