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Installing OGDI version 5 on Azure – Part 1

Posted by on May 5, 2013

This article describes the installation using Azure Portal ver.2 – August 2012 (updated February 2012)

Configuring a Windows Azure Account

This set of articles will walk you through the setup of the Windows Azure account you will use to install the OGDI platform. It will explain how to setup a Cloud Service, which will host the OGDI web and worker roles. It will also explain how to create the two Storages needed for the configuration tables and the data storage itself.

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Updates on the OGDI Walkthrough

Posted by on Feb 12, 2013

We just made some changes on the OGDI DataLab installation documentation. You may want to update your files here:


Thanks go to all contributors who sent feedback and helped us improve the documentation!

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New Version of Our Documentation

Posted by on Nov 6, 2012

We have released new versions of all our OGDI DataLab documents. We added screen-shots from the newest Windows Azure interface so it is easier to install and configure the package.

The following are shortcuts to the PDF versions of the documentation we have assembled:

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Hackathon Winner

Posted by on Jul 1, 2012

We are pleased to announce that the winner of our OGDI Hackathon is Ivan Dragolov from Brooklyn, NY. He provided the most comprehensive documentation, which we will soon merge with the one we have on our pages for everyone to use.

Thank you again to all participants. We hope to keep seeing you helping move OpendData and OpenGov initiatives ahead.

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Submissions are in

Posted by on Jun 17, 2012

The hackathon period is over and we are excited the announce that we have received few very interesting documentation sets. Now our experts are evaluating each one of them them and we will announce the winners on June 27.
We want to thank all participants! MyOpenCity will contact each and every one of you personally with the results.

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Expanding the OGDI DataLab platform to fit organizational needs

Posted by on Jun 4, 2012

In this post, we will discuss the most common architecture used in public organisations when implementing the OGDI DataLab as a base.

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