[PublicPolicy] Examples of State DOT's using open source in research

Leslie Hawthorn lhawthor at redhat.com
Tue Aug 11 08:16:44 UTC 2020

On Tue, Aug 11, 2020 at 10:09 AM Bastien Guerry <bastien.guerry at data.gouv.fr>

> Hi Ellwood,
> "Hanrahan, Ellwood F (DOT)" <Ellwood.Hanrahan at dot.ny.gov> writes:
> > Looking for examples of best practices for using open source in State
> > DOT research.
> What is "DOT"?  Why are you looking examples for?
> If I understand correctly, DOT means Department of Transportation.

Ellwood, my information is much more limited than other folks on this list,
but I know that Trimet in the Portland, Oregon region was a heavy user of
open source software. If you are able to get in contact with folks at that
agency, they may be able to provide more guidance.


Hope this helps! I wish you the best of success with your research.


Leslie Hawthorn
Manager - Vertical Community Strategy
Open Source Program Office
Office of the CTO
She / Her / Hers
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