David Read

Improved search for Contracts Finder Archive

An improved way to search the Contracts Finder Archive has just been released by the data.gov.uk team. This will help users when searching in this archive of contracts, which covers public sector contracts put out for tender and/or awarded during …

data.gov.uk publisher reports

As the scale of data published on data.gov.uk increases, publishers often need to manage hundreds of datasets. As a result of this we've gradually added different reports to help them stay abreast. And of course these are all open to …

New data.gov.uk harvesting

data.gov.uk is announcing the launch of new 'harvesters' to help public bodies add their datasets to data.gov.uk in bulk. In particular this helps Local Authorities who are publishing data to their local websites to also automatically list those datasets on …

Data.gov.uk To Go

Data.gov.uk proudly announces: 'Data.gov.uk To Go' - a package containing the software for the well-known open data website Data.gov.uk. This allows other governments and open data communities to quickly install and customize a full open data website and develop it further in partnership with the worldwide …

Site Usage

Today we've enhanced our Site Usage pages, introducing graphs and data download measurement. This highlights the datasets that are attracting most interest in each month and shows how the site is doing in terms of overall metrics, such as total …