A roundtable discussion at New York University focused on how the Department of Agriculture can improve national food resiliency and protect the food supply through the use of open data.
A collation of e-government solution providers are working on open permit data standards expected to help generate new apps across the municipal enterprise.
The Department of Agriculture announced highlights of its open data initiative as well goals for the next year.
Minneapolis and Pittsburgh have opened their financial data with the OpenGov platform.
Government agencies are making strides testing uses of big data to predict risks of disease or the path of a killer virus, but hurdles remain, including linking legacy datasets and setting up common vocabularies.
Data officials in Chicago built an automated extract transform load (ETL) framework to more quickly and easily open city data.
Building on four years of helping cities improve services, IBM's Smarter Cities Challenge invites local governments to apply for assistance from problem-solving teams.