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Jason Hare

Jason Hare is the Open Data Evangelist for OpenDataSoft. Jason has spent most of his career in the public sector, with a particular focus on developing Open Data programs. His projects include Durham Public Schools, Durham City and County, the City of Raleigh, The Irish Ministry of Reform, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.

Big DataData ScienceUnderstanding Big Data

Metadata. You may have heard the term before, and may have asked yourself either “what is metadata” or “why is it as important as data?” This article will be an attempt to clear up those two subjects. As this can often be quite dense, let’s jump right in! Metadata can

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