CTIT Universiteit Twente
Centre for e-Government Studies

2005-12 Personal domain with open standards

December 2005: Article by David van Kuijk and Wolfgang Ebbers in "Informatie"

In the December issue of the journal “Informatie” an article by David van Kuijk and Wolfgang Ebbers will be published. The tile of the article is "Persoonlijk domein met open standaarden: Coördinatie-mechanisme voor overheidsbreed persoonlijk domein" (Personal domain with open standards: Coordination mechanism for the governmental personal domain). The article deals with personal domains like the Dutch government plans for every citizen.


The Dutch government wants to introduce a personalized internet portal in order to upgrade their service. The authors indicate that this would be possible on the basis of open standards. They handle with the concept of personal domains and illustrate three different levels of integration with scenarios.