Assess holistic metricsActive
In cases where a data publisher, be it a department or agency, generates revenue by monetizing the concerned data, the immediate impact on this publisher of the PSI Directive mandate that data should be free or available at marginal cost may not be favourable. However, publication of data and information according to regulations, principles, best practices or recommendations generally has positive effects at a larger scale. Therefore, a range of metrics at a higher level that take into account the whole data life cycle should be considered in assessing the impacts of the release of public sector information.
Open Data: Measuring What Matters, Center for Government Excellence: This resource, developed by the Center for Government Excellence at John Hopkins University, lays out how to tie performance measurement analytics to a government open data program.Go to website