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29 May 2017
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Themes: eGovernment, Legal Aspects, Open Source, European Union Law, Sources and Branches of the Law, intellectual property, Research and Intellectual Property
The new version 1.2 of the European Union Public Licence (EUPL) is published in the 23 EU languages in the EU Official Journal: Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2017/863 of 18 May 2017 updating the open source...
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The Guideline on public procurement of Open Source Software, was revised in June 2010. The latest version includes references to recent procurement policies developed by Spain and Malta and to this ye ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 21 August 2010

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CIRCABC (Communication and Information Resource Centre for Administrations, Businesses and Citizens) is a collaborative solution allowing to create collaborative workspaces where communities of users ...

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The city administration of Helsinki is to begin a small-scale open source desktop pilot, following a resolution by the city council. The proposal to consider a complete open source desktop came from ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 28 January 2011

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Europass invites all individuals who have developed open source tools related to Europass and its services to contribute them to the OSOR.eu repository and link them to this Community. This way we co ...

News | Created by Eleni Kargioti | Published: 08 March 2011

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With this specification of the Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS), European repositories come one step closer to federation. Prototype about to be released As a proof-of-concept, SEMIC.EU will ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 09 May 2011

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Cenia, the Czech Republic's Environmental Information Agency, is relying on a broad variety of open source solutions, says its director Jiří Hradec. "To provision services that help us ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 28 June 2011

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On July 1st the first wave of SPOCS Pilots will go live. The aim of the SPOCS pilots is to show that the building blocks developed within SPOCS composing its interoperability layer indeed do function ...

News | Created by Stijn Goedertier | Published: 30 June 2011

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On 31 May 2011, the National Open Source Observatory (Onfsa) of Spain's National Reference Centre for the promotion and dissemination of open source-based ICT (Cenatic) set up the first-ever datab ...

News | Created by Osor Editorial Team | Published: 06 July 2011

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A new case study has been published explaining why the publication of e-Government metadata on the Web is an important enabler for semantic interoperability. A new case study on the Asset Description ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 07 July 2011

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A list aiming to help programmers combine open source components that have different open source licences was published earlier this week on the OSOR website. The list is intended especially to help d ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 27 July 2011

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Public administrations feel no need for interoperability, since the vast majority is using the same office suite, finds Andreas Kawohl, project leader on open standards at the IT department at the cit ...

News | Created by Gijs Hillenius | Published: 28 July 2011

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A case study on the e-Government Core Vocabularies initiative has just been published in the library. Core Vocabularies are simplified, reusable, and extensible data models that capture the fundament ...

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

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DC-2011, the eleventh International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, will take place in The Hague from 21 through 23 September 2011. The conference promises to be an exciting foru ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 16 August 2011

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SEMIC.EU will participate in a panel discussion on the EGOV 2011 conference, entitled "Rethinking Semantic Interoperability through Collaboration". According to the European Interoperabilit ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 19 August 2011

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The Communication and Information Resource Centre for Administrations, Businesses and Citizens (CIRCABC) has released its OSS version 3.4. This multilingual, web-based service is used to create collab ...

News | Created by Margot Fassian | Published: 05 September 2011

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The 2011 Semantic Tech & Business conference will be held at the hotel Russell in London, England on 26-27 September 2011. SEMIC.EU will give a lightening talk at the 2011 Semantic Tech & Bus ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 19 September 2011

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The European Commission promotes Open Government Metadata as an important facilitator and enabler for semantic interoperability amongst the Member States. Governmental agencies are considered to be t ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 22 September 2011

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Nelie Kroes, Vice President of the EC responsible for the Digital Agenda, spoke about standardisation, interoperability, and opening up public sector information at the OpenForum Europe Summit 2011 N ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 05 October 2011

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In October, the ISA Programme will start up a Working Group with ISA Member State representatives to continue SEMIC.EU?s work on the Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS). In the context of Action ...

News | Created by Former User | Published: 07 October 2011

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This month, the ISA Programme will start up a Working Group with EU Member State representatives to continue SEMIC.EU?s work on Core Vocabularies. Between October 2011 and April 2012, the ISA Program ...

News | Created by Semic .eu | Published: 12 October 2011

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