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The use of open source software for Geographic Informations Systems is widespread in Europe, says Paolo Cavallini, an expert on open source GIS. Within Europe, Italy plays a very important role. The I ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 04 June 2013

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Funky Citizens, a Romanian civil initiative to build research-based, data-driven online advocacy tools, is inviting its followers to participate in analysing the municipal budget of Cluj-Napoca. This ...

News | Created by Adrian Offerman | Published: 25 February 2015

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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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The council of the German city of Munich continues to support the city's open source IT strategy, and opposes the newly elected mayor and a deputy mayor, reports Heise, a German IT news site. CSU ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 21 July 2014

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The software developers working on Apache OpenOffice and LibreOffice - two closely related suites of open source office productivity tools - should overcome their schism and unite to compete with the ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 10 September 2014

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Public administrations using open source software help make the country more competitive and lay a foundation for a creative economy. Consequently, the South Korean government wants its public adminis ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 16 June 2014

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The Dutch police's Internet Research and Investigation Network (iRN) by default only uses free and open source solutions based on open standards and developed publicly. "The source code must ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 12 December 2013

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Where public administrations base their IT strategy on open standards and on aligning their IT services with business needs, the large-scale use of open source software solutions will emerge, accordin ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 16 June 2014

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The Dutch government has prepared a new Trade Register Law that will effectively forbid free re-use of the register data of its Chamber of Commerce (Kamer van Koophandel, KvK). In response to an inter ...

News | Created by Adrian Offerman | Published: 12 June 2015

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Over the last five years, more than 1200 datasets have been published on the open data portal of Greater Helsinki, comprising the Finnish cities of Helsinki, Vantaa, Espoo and Kauniainen. According to ...

News | Created by Adrian Offerman | Published: 16 August 2016

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If you search for “e-residency” on the internet, the first hit you will get is that of e-Estonia.com, the home of e-residency, explaining everything you need to know about becoming an Esto ...

News | Created by Joinup Editor | Published: 26 February 2015

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Five experts plan to challenge some of our traditional assumptions about the role of the public sector at the 'Public Sector Modernisation: Open(ing) Governments, Open(ing) minds' session on W ...

News | Created by Adrian Offerman | Published: 12 October 2015

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Forty government organisations have committed to implementing open contracting in an attempt to fight corruption. They did so at the Anti-Corruption Summit 2016, which took place in London last week. ...

News | Created by Adrian Offerman | Published: 17 May 2016

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Just over 40 per cent of Italy's public administrations are using open source software solutions, the country's National Statistical Institute, Istat, reports. According to its 'Public ins ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 05 May 2014

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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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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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Citizens, professionals in the legal domain, businesses as well as civil servants need to know what legislation is in force. Legislation is often amended, repealed and codified, making it difficult ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 13 July 2016

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Dear ePractice users, welcome to Joinup!   We’re looking forward to this new chapter, which brings policy-makers and practitioners in the fields of eGovernment, eHealth and eInclusion tog ...

News | Created by Joinup Editor | Published: 03 December 2014

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A brand new version of Joinup has been deployed on the 11th of March 2015. This new release focuses on major improvements.   In the past few months, the Joinup development team has bee ...

News | Created by Thibaut Knop | Published: 11 March 2015

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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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