DataHub began as a project by Datopian and Open Knowledge International. For over a decade we’ve been creating tools and applications for data. We built CKAN, the world’s leading data portal platform that powers sites like and We’ve worked for companies and organizations like Google. We’ve helped create the open data movement from the ground up.

Our work on the DataHub is the culmination of everything we’ve done so far, and the distillation of everything we’ve learnt.

As technology, DataHub represents our vision for data management and automation. It’s a tool for transforming our ability to create and use quality data, bringing dramatic improvements in ease, speed and reliability.

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