Socrataâ€™s suites of financial transparency apps combine a familiar, intuitive interface with powerful search and multi-faceted visualization capabilities. Built on the Socrata platform and delivered as turnkey cloud services, they can be deployed in minutes, ready for use from anywhere, and updated automatically. The expanding Socrata Financial Transparency Suite of apps are designed to:
- Enable better decisions with visualizations
- Drastically reduce administrative and production costs
- Encourage community self-service and discoveryÂ
With Open Budget users navigate all aspects of capital and operating budgets and view allocation at the department, project, and individual program level. Â Socrata Open Budget is easy to learn and use. It provides a unique set of benefits for diverse audiences.
- Charts and visualizations showcase budget priorities and educate citizens
- Flow charts show funding sources and how funds are shared, combined, or allocated
- Location-aware technology allows citizens to focus on funding for their neighborhood