W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-egov-ig@w3.org > May 2013

RE: New open source catalog and list of APIs on Data.gov

From: Brand Niemann <bniemann@cox.net>
Date: Thu, 23 May 2013 10:34:48 -0400
To: "'Holm, Jeanne M \(1760\)'" <jeanne.m.holm@jpl.nasa.gov>, "'eGov W3C'" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <083501ce57c2$adb62370$09226a50$@cox.net>
Thanks, Jeanne. Please send me the link to download the entire and new data
catalog.

 

I am getting ready for: On Thursday, May 23rd at 2:00PM ET, Federal Chief
Information Officer Steven VanRoekel will host a conference call to discuss
the 1-yr Anniversary of the  <http://whitehouse.gov/digitalgov> Digital
Government Strategy and ongoing Administration efforts to drive innovation
through open data and other initiatives.

 

Brand

 

From: Holm, Jeanne M (1760) [mailto:jeanne.m.holm@jpl.nasa.gov] 
Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2013 10:10 AM
To: Brand Niemann; 'eGov W3C'
Subject: Re: New open source catalog and list of APIs on Data.gov

 

Brand--

 

As John pointed out, the entire and new catalog (as of this morning) is
available at https://catalog.data.gov/dataset <http://catalog.data.gov>  

 

The catalog at https://explore.data.gov/Other/Data-gov-Catalog/pyv4-fkgv is
our previous catalog of "raw" data that is not part of the larger catalog
above.

 

The number differs from our earlier number of datasets:  The total number of
datasets reflects datasets plus data series. A data series may contain a
large number of additional products or files of the same type. The previous
Data.gov catalog counted the individual datasets and not just the series and
therefore had a higher total number of datasets noted. The change in number
does not reflect a change in the size of the catalog, but rather a different
structure of data products in the new catalog.

 

Hope this helps to address any confusion.

 

--Jeanne


**********************************************************
Jeanne Holm
Evangelist, Data.gov
U.S. General Services Administration

Cell: (818) 434-5037
Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn: JeanneHolm
**********************************************************

 

  _____  

From: Brand Niemann <bniemann@cox.net>
To: "'Holm, Jeanne M (1760)'" <jeanne.m.holm@jpl.nasa.gov>; 'eGov W3C'
<public-egov-ig@w3.org> 
Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2013 8:10 AM
Subject: RE: New open source catalog and list of APIs on Data.gov

 

Jeanne, Thank you. I heard Doug Nebert announce this yesterday at the UCGIS
2013 Symposium:

http://ucgis2.org/event-item/preliminary-program

 

When I look for the 73,651 data sets, I find only 7,808 at:
<https://explore.data.gov/Other/Data-gov-Catalog/pyv4-fkgv>
https://explore.data.gov/Other/Data-gov-Catalog/pyv4-fkgv

 

So where are the other 65,843?

 

My audit for reproducible results is at:
http://semanticommunity.info/An_Open_Data_Policy

 

Thanks, Brand

 

Dr. Brand Niemann

Director and Senior Data Scientist

Semantic Community

http://semanticommunity.info <http://semanticommunity.info/> 

http://gov.aol.com/bloggers/brand-niemann/

703-268-9314

 

From: Holm, Jeanne M (1760) [mailto:jeanne.m.holm@jpl.nasa.gov] 
Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2013 8:42 AM
To: eGov W3C
Subject: New open source catalog and list of APIs on Data.gov

 

Hi all--

 

I invite you to visit Data.gov to see the new catalog for browsing U.S. open
data: http://catalog.data.gov <http://catalog.data.gov/>  We have combined
raw and geospatial data from many sources across the U.S. and presented it
through an open source tool, CKAN. 

 

In connection with the U.S. Digital Strategy we have also created a new list
of government APIs: http://www.data.gov/developers/page/developer-resources 

 

Find out more at:
http://www.data.gov/blog/datagov-launches-new-catalog-and-apis  

 

--Jeanne Holm


**********************************************************
Jeanne Holm
Evangelist, Data.gov
U.S. General Services Administration

Cell: (818) 434-5037
Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn: JeanneHolm
**********************************************************

 
Received on Thursday, 23 May 2013 14:35:20 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 19:43:28 UTC