DDI4RDC Showcases Open Source Tools to Produce Metadata Products Based on the DDI


DDI4RDC, a consortium of companies comprised of Breckenhill, Colectica, Metadata Technology and Ideas2Evidence, today showcased open source tools that produce metadata products based on the DDI Foundation Tools Program, the DDI Editing Suite Framework and in line with the Open Data Foundation recommendations. The showing occurred at the annual conference of the international organization of professionals working with information technology and data services to support research and teaching in the social sciences whose 300 members work in a variety of settings, including data archives, statistical agencies, research centers, libraries, academic departments, government departments, and non-profit and commercial organizations.

Colectica Introduces the Colectica Metadata Management Platform


Colectica, a leading data management consultancy, will roll out a new collection of modern metadata management tools compatible with leading open standards including the DDI3 and ISO 11179. The Colectica platform showcases an array of compelling products, all of which feature fresh ways to generate, organize, and automatically document survey, census, and other public use datasets. Colectica is once again offering unmatched enterprise solutions for organizations wishing to embrace the open standards and open data movements.

Colectica Announces the Immediate Availability of Free Colectica Resolution Services


Minneapolis, MN December 21, 2009

Introducing Colectica DDI Resolver. Designed to quickly locate authoritative sources of metadata.

Colectica at IASSIST 2009


Tampere, Finland, May 28 2009

Colectica, a leading data management consultancy, will be presenting the initial beta version of Colectica Designer at IASSIST 2009 in Tampere, Finland. Colectica Designer is a DDI3 based questionnaire design tool that can also be used to create Blaise, CASES, and CSPro survey instruments.

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