OSMF Operations Working Group

We’re the Operations Working Group for the OpenStreetMap Foundation. The OWG is responsible for proposing the budget for, and running of the servers owned by the OpenStreetMap Foundation

The key priority for this group is ensuring the operation and smooth running of the XML editing API and data distribution services (planet files and diff updates). Secondary priorities include the operation of the other OSMF servers.

The main task of the Operations Working Group is the forecasting of demand and the purchasing of hardware required to meet the priorities.

Other tasks include

It does not concern itself with

Latest Reports

For a full list of reports, please see our Reports Archive.


Who we are:

The OSM Operations Team are on Twitter: @OSM_Tech

You can get in touch with the whole team at: operations@osmfoundation.org