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Shared Information Framework and Technology (SHIFT)

SHIFT was both an information source and a platform to disseminate or share information. SHIFT can also be understood to describe a cultural shift towards more transparent and open information sharing practices supported by up-to-date technological services.

SHIFT technical solution includes a collection of web-based, integrated communication tools that enable information sharing. It features incident mapping and GIS tools, organisational directories, a wikipedia-like knowledge base, discussion boards, instant messaging and VOIP services, user defined filters and a robust search function.