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Sally Bourrie

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New Release on

Since the launch of, your help and ideas have made it possible to make two updates to the site. We’re naming these biweekly releases after the presidents so the one that launched this week is the Adams Release. We’re pleased to announce that much
Aug 15, 2013

DATA.Gov: The Next Step is Yours

Americans are rocking open data! From getting people to the emergency room faster with iTriage to helping them navigate road and rail after a disaster, people are innovating, building businesses, and creating safer communities. As developers get more sophisticated and businesses get better analytics, needs to change to support them in new ways and
Jul 19, 2013

Tour 2.0

As you know, last month launched its new open-source 2.0 catalog ( Based on CKAN, a data management platform used by many open-data catalogs around the world,’s new catalog has received nothing but kudos from users. For the first time, our raw datasets, tools
Jun 24, 2013

Usability and Open Source Go Hand-in-Hand for launched a major upgrade today, moving to a new catalog based on an open source data management system called CKAN. In the process of migrating to a new data catalog, had the opportunity to do another round
May 23, 2013