Doorda News

Risk Register open for business

July 19th, 2017

Spend a lot of time completing basic compliance checks? Are these common questions in your organisation: (more…)

What about locations?

July 6th, 2017

Our first release has generated a lot of interest and with it lot of requests for more data, quite a few of these requests focused on a need for local data so users can develop insights on a location.


Open data means business

July 9th, 2017

Many pioneering UK companies are using open data to create unique solutions and services to fill gaps in a wide variety of markets. Access to open data is leading to a lot of positives for the UK including, social engagement, environmental impact and economic benefits. (more…)

Doorda moves LUGUS API into preview mode

June 29th, 2017

For many months now Doorda has been feverishly busy adapting data sources to create a new product named LUGUS (Ancient British god of Knowledge!). LUGUS harvests, moulds and enhances over 2,400 public datasets with a focus on the commercial space. (more…)

Anti-money laundering measures changed on 26 June

June 27th, 2017

On 26 June 2017 changes were made to UK anti-money laundering measures to help prevent money laundering and terrorist financing. It increases the transparency of who owns and controls companies in the UK. This legislation changes current requirements about People with Significant Control (PSC) information. (more…)

5 ways businesses can cultivate a data-driven culture

June 20th, 2017

Great step by step guide from Rewrite on how organisations can embed data as part of their day to day operations. Numbers 4 and 5 provide a bit more depth and thought over the usual get buy in (more…)

Open Data Barometer 2015

April 17th, 2017

The Open Data barometer is Produced by the World Wide Web Foundation it’s a global, collaborative effort, with input from over 150 researchers and government representatives. In total it takes over six (more…)

Wrangling big data results in big frustrations

April 8th, 2017

Analyst’s find it difficult and frustrating wrangling “big data”.


Open data round up – Canada

April 3rd, 2017

Over the past few months we’ve noticed a big increase in the mentions of Open data in Canada, so we thought it was time to take a closer look. (more…)

Prescription Savings Worth Millions Identified by analysing open data

March 27th, 2017

An innovative start-up has found a simple way to save millions of pounds by using open data connected to prescriptions released by the NHS. This dataset has information on the prescriptions being issued by (more…)

Open data round up – Africa

March 13th, 2017

There’s no doubting African citizens desire to catch up with the leading open data nations. The more access they have to open data the easier it’ll be to spot fraudulent activity whilst also helping to make (more…)

Open data and US law

February 27th, 2017

“I want us to ask ourselves every day, how are we using technology to make a real difference in people’s lives.”
-President Barack Obama, January 14th 2010