Towards Ecosystems based on Open Data as a Service

Kiev Gama, Bernadette Farias Lóscio

Abstract

Despite several efforts in contests throughout the world that encourage local communities to develop applications based on government Open Data, the solutions resulting from such initiatives do not have longevity, lacking maintenance and rapidly falling into disuse. This is due mainly to the lack of investment or even a model for monetizing the use of such applications. Therefore, it is necessary to develop a model that fosters the value chain for Open Data aiming an economically self-sustained ecosystem. Such ecosystem should promote new businesses through the creation of systems and applications focused on citizens. This article discusses the creation of software ecosystems for services and applications underpinned by a platform based on Open Data as a Service.

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Gama K. and Farias Lóscio B. (2014). Towards Ecosystems based on Open Data as a Service . In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS, ISBN 978-989-758-028-4, pages 659-664. DOI: 10.5220/0004974506590664


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@conference{iceis14,
author={Kiev Gama and Bernadette Farias Lóscio},
title={Towards Ecosystems based on Open Data as a Service},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,},
year={2014},
pages={659-664},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004974506590664},
isbn={978-989-758-028-4},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,
TI - Towards Ecosystems based on Open Data as a Service
SN - 978-989-758-028-4
AU - Gama K.
AU - Farias Lóscio B.
PY - 2014
SP - 659
EP - 664
DO - 10.5220/0004974506590664