Software & Information Technology (IT)

Major 'open source' and public domain health information technologies (IT), software suites, and/or applications that have a vibrant support community composed of developers, users, vendors, etc.

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Countermeasure Tracking System (CTS)

Countermeasure Tracking System (CTS), developed and maintained by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), is a program consisting of multiple components to increase the capacity of federal, state, and local public health agencies to track and manage countermeasure inventory and usage during all-hazards events. The major system components include: Read More »


COVIDLiMS is a complete Laboratory Information Management System (LiMS) – pre-configured with SARS-CoV-2 assay methods, but ready to expand to any other types of testing. It’s the quick-response answer for labs: whenever any new infectious disease appears, simply add the assays you need yourself and begin testing immediately. In fact, CovidLiMS supports absolutely any type of testing at all, and comes with a host of general features to fully manage your laboratory data – safely, securely and reliably – no matter how your business grows.

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Crafter CMS

Crafter Software enables the creation of rich and engaging websites, mobile applications, and multi-channel digital experiences. Read More »

Cyber Reliant

Cyber Reliant provides quantum-resistant cyber protection of the data elements themselves. They assume the perimeter is breached and use a unique "data shredding" technology to shred voice, video, and data files along with the encryption key material. Data shreds are then dispersed across the device or cloud storage, preventing any attribution of the shreds and eliminating the recombination of identifiable data.

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District Health Information System 2 (DHIS2)

District Health Information Software 2 (DHIS2) is a free and open source health management data platform used by multiple organizations, including the European Union (EU), and governments worldwide. It is currently being deployed in 54 countries. DHIS2 is a development project by the Health Information Systems Program (HISP) and is used for aggregate statistical data collection, validation, analysis, management, and presentation...

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Drug & Alcohol Services Information System (DASIS)

The Drug and Alcohol Services Information System (DASIS) is the primary source of national information on the services available for substance abuse treatment and the characteristics of individuals admitted to treatment. The system is in the public domain and was developed and is maintained by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) within the U.S. Read More »

Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN)

Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) is a public health surveillance system developed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) that is used to monitor drug-related visits to hospital emergency departments (EDs) as well as drug-related deaths. DAWN also helps communities and member facilities identify other emerging health problems,


Drupal is an open source content management system (CMS) powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world. Drupal is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), which means anyone is free to download it and share it with others. Read More »


DVTk is an open source project for testing, validating and diagnosing communication protocols and scenario's in medical environments. It supports DICOM, HL7 and IHE integration profiles. The applications from the DVTk Project are made for software developers, test engineers and service engineers that work in the healthcare domain.

Early Aberration Reporting System (EARS)

The Early Aberration Reporting System (EARS) available from the Ceneters for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) was pioneered as a method for monitoring bioterrorism during large-scale events.

Homepage: CDC Surveillane Resource Center


eMOCHA is a free open-source application, developed by the Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education. eMOCHA is designed to assist health programs in developing countries improve provider communication and education, as well as patient care, by coordinating wireless devices with local server-based clinical training and patient care support services.

Epi Info

A set of free, public domain software tools offered by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) that can generate epidemiologic statistics, tables, graphs, and GIS mapping. Read More »

Eucalyptus Cloud Platform

Eucalyptus is an open source Linux-based software architecture that implements scalable, efficiency-enhancing private and hybrid clouds within an organization's IT infrastructure. In essence, it is an open source cloud platform. Eucalyptus can be deployed without modification on all major Linux OS distributions including: Ubuntu, RHEL/CentOS, openSUSE, and Debian. Read More »


The European Cloud Industrial Alliance (EUCLIDIA) is an industrial alliance formed by independent European original technology makers, for the promotion of digital independence and strategic autonomy. It carries the voice of European cloud technology innovators. Read More »


EuroGeographics’ activities focus on underpinning the European Spatial Data Infrastructure with the definitive reference data collected, maintained and provided by its members. Their mission is to further the development of the European Spatial Data Infrastructure through collaboration in the area of geographical information, including topographic information, cadastre and land information. Read More »