Gartner Research

Market Guide for Government Open Data Management Platforms

Published: 15 December 2016

ID: G00317205

Analyst(s): Rick Howard


Open data management platforms are a central feature of open government. This research provides government CIOs and CDOs with an overview of market trends that affect open government data programs, and a representative list of open data management platform vendors.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • What Is an Open Data Management Platform?

Market Direction

  • Open Government Data Will Shift From a Cost Center to a Value Center
  • Open Data Ecosystems Are Emerging
  • ODM Platforms as Storytellers

Market Analysis

  • Geospatial Data Focus
  • Financial Transparency Focus
  • Open by Default Focus
  • Open-Source or Turnkey Solution?

Representative Vendors

  • Esri (ArcGIS)
  • GovDelivery (formerly NuCivic)
  • Junar
  • OpenDataSoft
  • OpenGov
  • Socrata
  • Viderum

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