What is open government?
Open government focuses on promoting transparency, citizen participation/collaboration and accountability to produce better governments. Four key pillars that allow an open government to lower the barrier to delivering great digital services are open source technologies such as open CMS, open data, open platform and open design.
Open government services
Salsa offers open government services across the four pillars of:
Open ‘everything’ delivers many benefits to government and citizens. Open government, open source content management systems (CMS), open data, open platforms and open design all come together to deliver better services to the citizen. They also lower the barrier for public servants because the public sector can focus on delivering great digital content and services, with common problems and tech 'stuff' (around platform, CMS and other technological issues), removed.
Open everything removes technology as the barrier and turns it into the enabler.