Data is one of the most valuable resources in today’s societies, economies, and governments, levering multi-level development. Coherently, effective data management strategy is becoming more and more an imperative towards better public services. Data is a powerful asset to guide governments to better design and tailor their processes of public service delivery.
The fast evolution of technologies continuously offers novel opportunities towards digital government, as well as towards transparency and openness. The production and access to data, services, and contents play a relevant role in digital transformation and maturity processes. They are enabled and facilitated, for example, by the presence of data platforms, the adoption of strategies for data use and reuse, and the presence of open data principles common to several governmental institutions. Accordingly, Data management is explored through five dimensions: Data platform, Data use, Data strategy, Open data, and Big data.
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