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The Big Policy Canvas Knowledge Base is a state-of-the-art, online and dynamic repository that functions as an accumulator uniting all the knowledge produced during the project. It is structured along the three dimensions of needs, trends and assets and furthermore offers a mapping among them by defining how they are interconnected and how they influence each other.

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The Data & Analytics Framework (DAF) is an open source project developed in the context of the activities planned by the Italian Three-Year Plan for ICT in Public Administration 2017 - 2019, approved by the Italian Government in 2017.

The DAF project attempts to establish a central Chief Data Officer (CDO) for the Government and Public Administration. Its main goal is to promote data exchange among Italian Public Administrations (PAs), to support the diffusion of open data, and to enable data-driven policies. The framework is composed by three building blocks:

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The EU Joint Research Centre (JRC) collects the tools and databases to each published entry on the EU Science Hub respectively. The collection contains a total of 177 tools and databases for all policy domains. The tools and databases are categorised by name and acronym and can be filtered by research area or keyword.

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The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) is part of the European Cloud Initiative aiming a competitive data and knowledge economy in Europe. It functions as a virtual environment with open and seamless services for storage, management, analysis and re-use of research data, across borders and scientific disciplines by federating existing scientific data infrastructures.

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Galileo is the European Union's Global Satellite Navigation System (GNSS). Sometimes called the ’European GPS‘, Galileo provides accurate positioning and timing information. Galileo is a programme under civilian control and its data can be used for a broad range of applications. It is autonomous but also interoperable with existing satellite navigation systems. At the moment, the Galileo constellation consists of 24 satellites.

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EUMETSAT is the European operational satellite agency for monitoring weather, climate and the environment with the purpose of supplying reliable and accurate weather and climate-related satellite data, images and products – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – to the National Meteorological Services of the EU Member States and other users worldwide.

EUMETSAT provides data, products and support services to the Copernicus information services and user communities, with a focus on marine, atmosphere and climate.

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NodeXL is a data visualisation and analysis software of relationships and networks that provides exact calculations. It is a free (Basic package not the pro one) and open-source network analysis and visualisation software and one of the best statistical tools for data analysis which includes advanced network metrics, access to social media network data streams, sentiment analysis and automation

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LiquidFeedback is an open-source software, powering internet platforms for proposition development and decision making. It is designed to work with large groups with real conflicts using strict rules in a predefined process without moderator interference. It is currently used by political parties, associations, corporations and for civic participation. More information can be obtained on the website of Interaktive Demokratie e. V.

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Apache Spark™ is a unified analytics engine for large-scale data processing.

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Gephi is an open-source network analysis and visualisation software package written in Java on the NetBeans platform. It is a tool for exploring and understanding graphs that allows users to interact with the representation, manipulate the structures, shapes and colours to reveal hidden patterns. Its goal is to help data analysis to make hypothesis, intuitively reveal trends and patterns, highlight outliers and tell stories with their data. It uses a 3D render engine to display large graphs in real-time and to speed

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Solver specialises in providing world-class financial reporting, budgeting and analysis with push-button access to all data sources that drive company-wide profitability. Solver provides BI360, a Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software suite for companies of all sizes, which is available for cloud and on-premise deployment, focusing on four key analytics areas.

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