Open Source Observatory December 2017

The Open Source Observatory ( articles I wrote and published for the European Commission in December 2017.

UK digital services emphasise use of open sourceParis public services: “Sharing code is sharing knowledge”
UK government public services must consider the use of open source software when designing, building and buying technology.The city of Paris advocates the use of free and open source software by public services.
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Spain publishes source code of its open data platform
Bulgaria’s open source portal ‘under construction’
Canada and Netherlands join development efforts
Italian public services trial Piwik website analytics
Munich Linux desktop falls victim to failed IT centralisation
Greenland shares its data distributor as open source
German Cebit organiser to boost Basque Country open technology conference
Gijs Hillenius
Context for Digital Government

Policy specialist on open source in public services, knowlegde transfer expert