Socrata focuses on enabling governments to open and consumerize their vast reserves of data for innovative public and internal user experiences. At the local, state & national levels of public institutions globally, Socrata technologies are providing data-driven web and mobile experiences for improving transparency, measuring performance, and facilitating a new era of fact-based decision-making. Deploying new inventions in open, scalable, cloud software and providing affordable access with monthly SaaS pricing plans,
Socrata customers include: the US Federal Government; many states including Illinois, Maryland and New York; most major US cities including NYC, Chicago, LA, SF, Seattle & Boston; many counties; and NGOs including the World Bank and the United Nations.
Socrata closed an $18M B round in June and is backed by OpenView Venture Partners, Morgenthaler Ventures and Frazier Technology Ventures.
We're a thriving for-profit company with an important social mission.