The source for knowledge about publishing open data
Getting started with open data
The "getting started" courses give you the basics about open data, how to publish and how to prepare data for publication.
What is open data is and what government achieve by making data open to everyone?
We look at tools for analyzing and visualizing open data from several sources. Eg how to combine data from traffic with pollution.
Standards are important when publishing open data. How are Tags and Groups used to organize data so that it is simpler to find datasets?
Who is your “customer” for your open data project? How do you get your customer engaged. How do you define the KPIs for your open data project?
Working with open data in CKAN
Learn how to set up a test environment, import data from internal systems, transform data so that it is easy to use.
When data becomes pretty. Transforming columns of raw data into charts, maps, graphs that give new insights to your data.
Working with private data in CKAN
Not all data can be open data. Sometimes you want to decide who can access your data.
Your open data portal tailored to your specific needs. With your corporate branding, look and feel it becomes a part of your internet presence.
CKAN has an API that makes it simple to access the data for developers. In this course we look at how the API works and how to create an app that display data from your CKAN portal.
CKAN in production
A successful open data portal has many users. Entrepreneurs has created Apps that engages citizens and customers. They now all rely on your stable data portal.