DataSF Speaks

Our blog and musings on all things data.

We Want You- Serve as the Digital Services Chief for San Francisco

Play a key role in transforming the City's digital services!

Say hello to our brand new systems inventory

We are happy to announce that our citywide systems inventory is now live! Check it out.

A new search experience for SF Open Data

Socrata has been rolling out a new search experience across their customer sites. We're happy to announce, we've just gone live with the new search in our data catalog. data in San Francisco!

We are excited to announce the release of a slew of new datasets for Bayes Hack 2016! In this post, we've highlighted a number of datasets in the spirit of one of the event's themes "How can data help communities thrive?"

How to Measure Open Data

One of the most frequent questions I get about open data is - why? Most folks understand the need for transparency and openness in government, but some question the need to invest the effort in a comprehensive open data effort.