DPG Resources

6. Mechanism for Extracting Data

If this project has non personally identifiable information there must be a mechanism for extracting or importing non personally identifiable information (PII) data from the system in a non-proprietary format.

Why we’re asking for this (what is the principle)

If the project has non personally identifiable information (PII) there must be a mechanism for extracting or importing non-PII data from the system in a non-proprietary format. This enables reuse of the data by other technologies while creating new opportunities for innovation around digital public goods.

How to meet the minimum standard (paragraph)

List mechanisms in place for data extraction such as exposure via API/ REST/ XML, access to CSV/ JSON/ XML files via download et al.

How to surpass the standard (paragraph)

Making up to date documentation publicly available regarding the mechanisms used for data extraction.