CKAN is the world’s leading open-source data portal platform.

CKAN is a complete out-of-the-box software solution that makes data accessible and usable – by providing tools to streamline publishing, sharing, finding and using data (including storage of data and provision of robust data APIs). CKAN is aimed at data publishers (national and regional governments, companies and organizations) wanting to make their data open and available.

CKAN is used by governments and user groups worldwide and powers a variety of official and community data portals including portals for local, national and international government, such as the UK’s data.gov.uk and the European Union’s publicdata.eu, the Brazilian dados.gov.br, Dutch and Netherland government portals, as well as city and municipal sites in the US, UK, Argentina, Finland and elsewhere.

CKAN: http://ckan.org/
CKAN Tour: http://ckan.org/tour/
Features overview: http://ckan.org/features/


Limitation of liability

Although every care has been taken by IoT Lab to review the information published, no warranty can be given in respect of the correctness, accuracy, up-to-dateness, reliability or completeness of this information.

The organization (IoT Lab) involved in the CKAN portal expressly reserves the right to amend, delete or suspend publication of content, either in whole or in part, at any time without prior notice.

In no event will the organization be liable for any loss or damage of a material or immaterial nature arising from access to, use or non-use of the published information, or from misuse of the connection or technical faults.

References and links

References and links to third party websites lie outside the scope of responsibility of the organization involved in the CKAN portal. Access and use of such websites occurs entirely at the user’s own risk. The organization involved in the CKAN portal expressly states that they have no influence whatsoever over the design, content or offering of any linked site. Responsibility for information and services of linked sites rests entirely with the relevant third party. No liability can be accepted in respect of the content of such websites.

Data protection

Based on Article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the provisions of Swiss data protection legislation, everyone has the right to the protection of privacy, as well as to protection from misuse of their personal details. The organization involved in the CKAN portal complies with these provisions. Personal data is treated as strictly confidential on the CKAN portal and is neither passed on nor sold to third parties.

We make every effort to protect the databases from outside access, data loss, misuse or falsification.

Usage data are not linked to personal data. There is an exception, namely when you choose to make contact with us. If you register your user name, this is then stored in a separate database not connected in any way with the anonymous log files. You may delete your registration at any time.