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Around the globe, government organisations trust CKAN as their data management system of choice.
The Singapore Government uses CKAN as an open data portal for economic, education, environment, finance, and health data.Visit site
The Open Africa Platform initiative aims to be largest repository of data on the African continent. It is part of the Ujuzi Initiative which is created and funded by the Africa Media Initiative (AMI), the World Bank Institute (WBI) and Google.Visit site
The Australian Government uses CKAN to make available public data from over 800 different organisations.Visit site
Government of Canada
Tens of thousands of datasets making Canada's governmental data more accessible to everyone.Visit site
United States Government
The US government announced in January 2013 that they were moving to CKAN for their open data catalogue, combining datasets previously published in different places. The relaunch went live in May 2013.Visit site
The Helsinki Region Infoshare (HRI) has over 900 datasets. The site has Finnish and English versions, and gives a comprehensive and diverse outlook on a variety of urban phenomena, such as living conditions, economics and well-being, employment and transport.Visit site
The sheer flexibility and modular nature of CKAN really sets it apart.Doug Young Data Cluster Coordinator at Scottish Cities Alliance
Soon, all our civil servants will be using CKAN. It makes publishing data openly a business-as-usual activity, as opposed to a specialised, ‘techy-flavoured’ task.Iain Fleming Open Data Strategy Lead at Open Data Northern Ireland
Major Government Users
CKAN is used by governments and public sector organizations around the world
for their open data portal.
Data.gov.au is managed by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. It provides an easy way to find, access and reuse public datasets from Government.View profile
At Canada’s Open Government portal you can explore how the Government of Canada is working with the national and international open government community.View profile
CKAN is used by governments and user groups worldwide and powers a variety of official and community data portals including portals for local, national and international government, such as the UK’s data.gov.uk and the European Union’s publicdata.eu, the Brazilian dados.gov.br, Dutch and Netherland government portals, as well as city and municipal sites in the US, UK, Argentina, Finland and elsewhere.
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CKAN for Enterprise
CKAN has been adopted by enterprise organisations in sectors such as resources, energy, pharmaceuticals and finance to publish and manage internal data assets.A look at how enterprise organisations use CKAN