The opening of data of the public Sector is essential for the generation of new services, stimulating innovation, as well as to increase the efficiency of the administrations and support decision making informed. To better understand the impact of data policies open, it is necessary to make a study of its projection in the industry and the economy, so that both European and national levels are field studies of the business sector.
At the European level, in 2015 the first report was issued " Creation of value through open data ", showing the potential of data open and its impact on the HAT and value for the selected companies . Therefore, the resulting document after this new data collection , dará seguimiento, desarrollará y ampliará, a su vez, el informe de 2015. El cuestionario está dirigido a documentar el uso de datos abiertos en las empresas y, con sus resultados y conclusiones, se conformará gran parte del informe “Impacto económico de los datos abiertos 2020”.
In early 2020, the EDP appear the second iteration of the report.