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Topic: Data

Data's One Stop Shop: The Data Ecosystem Resource Directory

The Data Ecosystem Resource Directory (DERD) is part of the GC Data Ecosystem project, which creates an interactive chart of everything data within and connected to the Government of Canada.

a year ago4 min read

Topic: Data

12 Days of Data

See 12 of the most interesting data facts and resources.

2 years ago1 min read

Topic: Data

Evidence Informed Decision Making

Data doesn’t always include an analysis, this means that when you’re looking for evidence, you may have to interpret raw data by looking at sample sizes, algorithms, approaches etc.

2 years ago10 min read

Topic: Data

The Fourth Factor of Production — Giving Data its Due

Data has become the most prized commodity on earth. Data streams are more valuable than natural resources and this is having a major impact on the functions of public administration.

2 years ago5 min read

Topic: Data

A Closer Look at Women in Data

Data is (or should be) how we assess needs and should inform how we subsequently allocate resources for women. That isn't always the case.

2 years ago3 min read

Topic: Data

What is cloud?

GC employees are using the cloud, whether they realize it or not. This episode explains cloud, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and the incentive to migrate from data centre servers to cloud servers.

3 years ago6 min read

Topic: Data

What is Data?

We've got the data, now what? How to leverage our data for better decision making & make inroads on business problems using data analysis.

3 years ago24 min read