Open Data API Platform and Analysis of Taxi Dispatch

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Open Data API Platform and Analysis of Taxi Dispatch
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Concept for an Open Source E-hailing Platform
Team Organizations Geo Information Inc.
Dataget Inc.
Team Leaders Chun-Chieh Liu
Participating Municipalities Kaohsiung Taiwan


Establish an Open data / API platform and integrate municipal and business data to be the foundation of the intelligent city for value-added applications. According to visually data display assist government to make decision effectively and let the citizen know the city governance.


  • Rapid access and analysis data for effective municipal governance are critical.


  • The project will integrate municipal and business data access and implement management platform. Applications can obtain data via open API and visually display.

Major Requirements

  • Create project request for proposal
  • Decide project develop team
  • Develop system architecture
  • Display the prototype
  • Refine the function and run

Performance Targets

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Measurement Methods
  • Usage count of Open Data / API
  • Usage count of taxi dispatch analysis applications
  • Gathering usage count of Open Data / API per month.
  • Gathering usage count of taxi dispatch analysis applications.

Standards, Replicability, Scalability, and Sustainability

  • Require interoperable municipal and business data interfaces.
  • Establish standardized procedures for applications to obtain data via open API.
  • The project can integrate municipal and business data from the other cities in Taiwan. The data access mechanism can be replicated in other cities.
  • The city government will support the project by official budget.
  • Taxi business pay for dispatch analysis services.

Cybersecurity and Privacy


  • Improving quality of lives in the city
  • Creating the economy of the internet of things related industry.


The demonstration will include Open data / API platform, visually data display on the taxi dispatch analysis applications.

In segment Transportation

Year Started 2017