View folder: Big data, a digital revolution
«The movement has left the United States in 2008 when the administration decided to make the information available to citizens to promote economy,explains Franck Carassus, marketing director and co-founder of OpenDataSoft.It then spread to the United Kingdom before reaching France in 2011». Search engines and processing large volumes of data is not without analogies, leaders of OpenDataSoft reflected on the best way to open these data. Their technique is based on two pillars, viewing, with graphics, data and APIs - application programming interfaces - to treat.
OpenDataSoft is already recognized in the US
Result, the company has twenty employees has convinced departments, communities like the City of Paris, network companies like Veolia, SNCF, the RATP or Keolis. Newspapers, insurance companies are also among its approximately 70 customers.
OpenDataSoft has even attached in early 2015, customers of the county and the city of Durham, North Carolina.« The market is very mature in the United States and ends in a large civic movement that uses public data to improve people's lives, says Franck Carassus We are gettiing down to understand this ecosystem into a land of conquest.».