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SocrataJunar / DATALCKANDKAN
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USING
DATA
Directory and search capabilities to find datayes -- can search for datasets by name, and can also search inside the datasetsyes -- can search for datasets by name tags, and can also search inside the datasetsyes -- can search for datasets by name tags, and can also search inside the datasetsyes -- can search for datasets by name, tags, and can also search inside the datasets
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Dataset analysis, visualization and mappingyesyes. yesyes
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Datasite Metrics & Analyticsyesyeswith extensionwith extension
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Ability to create different views from one datasetyes yes. No extra technical work is needed to offer views from datasets. Datasets may be pushed to Junar in the format of your choice. Junar made the transformations for you. yesyes
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PUBLISHING
DATA
Ability to publishyesyes - can pull data on demand(real time) and regulary, from webservices, web pages, files. Data may be pulled from web pages that needs web recording.yes -
can pull data regularly from existing repositories
publish data using web interface/JSON API/Custom spreadsheet importers
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can pull data regularly from existing repositories
publish data using web interface/JSON API/Custom spreadsheet importers
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API enabledyesyes, files and other type of resources may be pushed and update through the apiyesyes
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API requests allowedCall to find outcustomer may control api limitsunlimited - depend on optionsunlimited - depend on options
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Ability to set dataset permissionyesyes - datasets can be set public/private based on roles and organizationsyes - datasets can be set public/private based on organizationsyes - datasets can be set public/private based on organizations
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USER
FACING
FEATURES
Community participation and moderation portalyesnoyes - only to the extent that comments and discussions can be added on datasetyes - only to the extent that comments and discussions can be added on dataset
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Social Media Integrationyesyesyesyes
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Custom Header & Stylingyesyesyesyes
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TECH
SPECS
Total StorageCall to find out50GBDepends on optionsDepends on options
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Daily Data Delivery BandwidthCall to find out250GBunlimited - depend on optionsunlimited - depend on options
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Abilty to extendyes - lots of add-ons and servicesyes - lots of add-ons and servicesyes - 60 diff extensions - google analytics, QA, datastore, geospatials, social, etc.yes - 18,000 freely available Drupal modules
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Technology UsedProprietarydjango/python, java7, mysql, redisPython/Pylons/PostgreSQL (Best to be using Ubuntu Server)PHP/Drupal/MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, or Oracle
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Hosting OptionsSocrata will host for you.Junar will host for you, or you can install datal.org for free in your servers.Datahub.io - way to store datasets without the need to install CKAN. Register as a group and upload datasets.

VM Depot/Windows Azure: If using Azure, this option can be a one-click install.

CKAN can host depending on options based on features: CKAN Catalogue/Small/Medium/Large, for details: http://ckan.org/services/hosted-slas/
Acquia
Amazon Web Services
Pantheon: Sandbox is free
CivicActions
Windows Azure
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SUMMARY
INFO
Websitewww.socrata.comwww.junar.comwww.ckan.orgwww.nucivic.com/dkan
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ClientsAustin, New York City, San Francisco, Providence, etc.San Jose, Palo Alto, Sacramento, Chile, Costa RicaUK, Germany, EU, Denver, Africa, etc.Cologne, Germany
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CostCall to find out$750 per month (minimum)Depends on optionsDepends on options
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Advantages & Disadvantages- Support
- Can focus on publishing datasets
- Do not need to worry about maintaining
- Support
- Can focus on publishing datasets
- Do not need to worry about maintaining
Depends on options:
If deployed yourself
-need to go through installation and configuration which can be painful
-need to own server and all maintanence tasks that come with it

If using hosted services:
- Support
- Can focus on publishing datasets
- Do not need to worry about maintaining
Depends on options:
If deployed yourself
-need to go through installation and configuration. (not painful)
-need to own server and all maintanence tasks that come with it

If using hosted services:
Support
Can focus on publishing datasets
Do not need to worry about maintaining
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