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the process of transferring/translating data from one format to another. In the context of Open Data SE, typically this involves converting data from a proprietary data format, to …
Portable Document Format (PDF) developed by Adobe Systems and now an open standard for electronic document exchange maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Questions ca…
Unstructured data (or unstructured information) refers to information that either does not have a pre-defined data model or is not organized in a pre-defined manner.
A nonprofit organization (NPO) or not-for-profit organization is an organization that uses surplus revenues to achieve its goals rather than distributing them as profit or dividends
Parsing refers to breaking an artifact into its constituent elements and capturing the relationship between those elements.
Freedom of Information Act, a federal freedom of information law in the USA.
a company that provides social data discovery services for opening government data.
For questions related to the Russian Federations, regions within it, or Russian language.
a media file repository making available public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips) to all. It acts as a common repository for the…
a web database of public information about companies https://opencorporates.com/
For questions about data related to the area of North America, the continent that comprises Northern America, (the) Caribbean, and Central America.
an international financial institution that provides loans to countries of the world for capital programs. Also, the World Bank collects and processes large amounts of data and gener…
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the Web and Linked Data initiator, suggested a 5-star deployment scheme for Open Data.
In computing and data management, data mapping is the process of creating data element mappings between two distinct data models.
a protocol supporting the practice of peer-to-peer file sharing that is used to distribute large amounts of data over the Internet.
Crowdsourcing represents the act of a company or institution taking a function once performed by employees and outsourcing it to an undefined (and generally large) network of people in the form of an …
For questions related to visual representations of open data.
the common acronym for Internal Revenue Service, the US Agency responsible for federal tax collection.
For data questions about parking lots, where to park cars/etc.
generally understood to consist of the entire continent of South America in addition to Mexico, Central America, and the islands of the Caribbean whose inhabitants speak a Romance lan…
For questions about data related to armies, soldiers, wars, war weapons, etc.