When both presidential candidates claimed to have won the July election, Indonesian citizens got together online and used open data to verify the votes.
Challenge launched to encourage citizens to contribute to design process
The Philippines is integrating open data provisions into the draft Freedom of Information (FOI) bill, the Open Data Philippines team has announced, to bridge gaps in demand and supply of information.
An open source approach enables government IT to be interoperable and customised to suit local needs, according to Dirk-Peter van Leeuwen, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Red Hat.
The next big thing in business is actually quite small. Like many countries in the region, the Philippines sees startups as a key part of its economic future.
The Indonesian government has officially launched its open data portal today, starting off with 700 datasets from 24 agencies.
The Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection uses a free and open source software for it’s “most high-level analytics”, Klaus Felsche, Director of Risk Tiering and Analytics has told FutureGov.
Singapore’s Infocomm Development Authority is hosting a competition for citizens to use open government datasets to create visualisations, and potentially win a cash prize.
Open source solutions provider, Red Hat, will be hosting its annual Asia Pacific forums over the next two months to address pain-points and share strategies with public sector agencies and businesses interested in open source.
Most government agencies are storing their data on the cloud, but this isn’t without risks. Red Hat explains 4 things that you must know about cloud security.
The Philippines has published its 2015 Budget data in an open format in parallel with the annual Budget announcement for the first time.
Open source software is easier to use than proprietary software, 18F - the US Government’s digital services team, has told FutureGov.
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