You are most valuable Partner. You want to have a great platform to sell City as a Service opportunity to your city.
What is Open Data Store? State of the art City as a Service solution that brings you a wealth of opportunities to sell open data and application that build on top of data model in number of different scenarios.
Let’s say that you want to drive CityNext story with your customer. What do you do? How about starting from the data that city have or could have. You collect and open that data using standard based open source software that governments and cities around the world adopt. And then you add some applications and processes on top of the data model, and presto – you have Data and Application Marketplace that shares your apps around the world. And you don’t need to reinvent the wheel – you use Open Data Store (OSD) platform that supports your wins.
You can use ODS in different scenarios:
- You download Open Data Portal from our site: You get standard Open Data Portal based on CKAN (open source) with documentation, guides and is free to use.
- You customize and download Open Data Portal from our site: You use Open Data Accelerator to get fully customized Open Dana Portal based on CKAN (open source) with documentation, guides how to sell and that’s free to use
- You build, customize and use Open Data Portal and City as a Service Apps: You have on Azure fully customized Open Data Portal based on CKAN (open source) with documentation, guides how to sell, Open Dana Model and Application Marketplace and Apps to use. „Try before you Buy“ model and then Subscription.
- You work with Open Data Store as a local Partner that resells ODS solution and you work as a consulting partner: We develop on Azure fully customized Open Data Portal based on CKAN (open source). You are the Partner that works with the City directly, ODS manages the Subsription.
You will find all standard consumer perks there: try before you buy model so that you can play with the portals and applications, different deployment options for customers and different business models for partners.
Full scale City as a Service management at your service from September 2015.