DataSF Speaks

Our blog and musings on all things data.

Meet Casey, the User that Open Data Forgot

By Joy Bonaguro

Casey works her tail off. Open Data could help her, but the portals are failing this user. My advice to the open data movement: solve City reporting challenges with open data and watch the data floodgates open.

Join Us! Seeking service-oriented technologist to scale open data

By Joy Bonaguro

What does open data look like at scale? Would you like to find out? Or rather, would you like to be a key person in helping the City and County of San Francisco continuously improve the way in which we deliver open data services for all of the various users of open data? We have a job for you.

SF Open Data Quarterly Roundup

By Jason Lally

A lot of love goes into publishing datasets to the open data portal. Explore more recently published data and show some appreciation to the publishing departments in our first quarterly open data roundup.

Announcing our Year 2 Strategic Plan!

By Joy Bonaguro

We are so excited to launch our strategic plan for Year 2 - Data in San Francisco: Meeting supply, spurring demand!

How to Unstick Your Open Data Publishing

By Joy Bonaguro

In San Francisco, we have some data (sorry, I mean a lot of data). But sadly, there is no magical red publish button. So how to go about it? Priortize your data. We follow 4 key strategies.