TSO sponsors National Hack the Government Day 2010

TSO sponsored the Rewired State National Hack the Government Day 2010opens in new window, on 20 March 2010 in London.

The event brought developers together to create and present working projects from public sector information. The projects created included a Parliamentary Bill Analyzer, Map Interface for Hospital and Registry Office APIs and an expenditure map. View full details of the projects createdopens in new window.

As the leading provider of information management and publishing solutions to the public sector, TSO has been at the forefront of working with public sector clients to open up published data. Find out more about our solutions for opening up public data.

Events such as National Hack the Government Day help take the opening up of public data one step further, providing web developers with the opportunity to use the data in a way which will create value for citizens.

TSO has recently launched the OpenUp open data challenge, providing a £50,000 development fund to encourage the British public to come up with ideas of how open data can be put to better use for their communities. Find out more about OpenUpopens in new window.