The government’s Advisory Panel on Public Sector Information has come out with a strong response to the OS consultation.
Headline points: look at the picture, not just at OS, resolve the “fundamental contradictions” in information policy and move towards a free data regime. “In particular, OS should not have any intellectual property rights in derived data.”
Oh, and sort out the “national scandal” of the lack of a comprehensive free address register.
There’s more here. http://bit.ly/91MY2q
It’s a good read.
- The following posts may be related...(the database guesses):