OpenGov

For OpenGov, President Trump is proving a boon for business

OpenGov, a company whose software helps local governments keep transparent financial records, has been picking up speed in a variety of ways, and co-founder and CEO Zac Bookman traces some of that mom

The government technology pitch

Crisis has a history of dictating government technology disruption. But innovators don’t wait for crises. They imagine a different path, whether it’s a new approach to solving an old problem or a

OpenGov acquires Ontodia to add open-sourced data to its civic intelligence platform

After raising $25 million in additional funding in October, civic technology specialist OpenGov — the startup co-founded by Palantir’s Joe Lonsdale that works with government organizatio

OpenGov’s Zac Bookman On Doing “About the Hardest Thing”: Trying To Transform U.S. Governments

You may have heard about it already. OpenGov is a nearly four-year-old, cloud-based platform that state and local governments — as well as cities, counties, and school districts — are

OpenGov’s Comparisons Aims To Help Local Governments Benchmark Spending

OpenGov launched Comparisons yesterday morning, a feature that allows local and municipal governments in its network to compare their performances against other jurisdictions and established benchmar

OpenGov Picks Up $25 Million More And Adds Marc Andreessen To The Board

OpenGov announced the close of a refreshingly sized $25 million in additional financing today. The startup initiative to provide government financial data closed its Series B round of $15 million, led

OpenGov Secures $15M Series B Led By A16Z To Bring Cities’ Financial Data Online

OpenGov, a company that helps cities and other local governments bring their financial data onto the cloud, has picked up a $15 million Series B round of capital, led by Andreessen Horowitz, and parti

Making Government Suck Less

<b>Editor's note:</b> <em><a target="_blank" href="http://issa.house.gov/">U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa</a> has represented California’s 49th Congressional<sup> </sup>District in the House of Representa

The New Information Age

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/fotolia_7463176_xs.jpg" /> LinkedIn Founder Reid Hoffman said, recently, “that if Web 1.0 involved go search, get data and some limited inte

The Open Gov Initiative: Enabling Techies to Solve Government Problems

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-182880" title="opengov" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/opengov.jpg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="153" />While grandma flips through