Learn How to Correct and Complete Your Contact Data in 3 Easy Steps

In three easy steps, Melissa Data's product specialist Matthew Bayne demonstrates how Personator for SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) cleans, verifies, standardizes, and appends missing information such as email addresses and phone numbers - to complete your contact records, help reduce fraud, and improve your marketing efforts. Watch our video now!

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A Quick 7-Minute Tutorial on Cleaning Your Data in Excel

In this short demo, learn how to use Listware for Excel - our free Excel add-in that cleans and enriches the contact information in your list. Learn how to check, verify, and update names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses. Also find out how to add missing contact information to your contact record. Listware for Excel's summary counts and color-coordinated…

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Melissa Data Helps Improve Quality of Care through a Single View of the Patient

New Company Magazine Features Data Quality Insights on Merging Duplicate Patient Records into a Golden Record, also Tips on Improving Healthcare Data Warehousing Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. - September 9, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of global contact data quality and data enrichment solutions, today announced matching and de-duping functionality that solves duplicate records for healthcare database administrators…

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Melissa Data Launches Listware for Salesforce

Powerful Data Quality Plug-In Cleanses, Validates and Enriches CRM Information; Increases Customer Intelligence with Property and Mortgage Data Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. - June 10, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced Listware®for Salesforce®, its powerful data quality plug-in that integrates data cleansing, validation, and enrichment directly into Salesforce.com's CRM software.…

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Melissa Data Adds Real-Time Global Address Verification and Auto-Completion to CRM and Ecommerce Data Quality Tool

Express Entry® Web Service Enables Fast, Accurate Data with Reduced Keystrokes; Now Verifies Address Information for More Than 240 Countries/Territories Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF - May 14, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced global address verification in Express Entry, the company's address auto-completion tool designed to eliminate bad data at…

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Devising the Strategy, Making the Plan

By David Loshin The three steps that I suggested in my last post about where to begin with data quality are truly meant to help determine where to begin, but also to guide the development of a longer term strategy and plan. Let me recall the three steps, but this time put them into the long-term perspective: Solicit data quality…

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Deutsche Post Direkt Partners with Melissa Data

Relationship Fuels Melissa Data's International Growth; Adds Value for Direct Advertisers with Free Analysis of International Contact Data Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF- February 6, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced a partnership with Deutsche Post Direkt GmbH, subsidiary of Deutsche Post and veteran developer of address management solutions to optimize…

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Free Data Quality Tool from Melissa Data Enables 100% Accuracy in Address Auto-Completion

Express Entry® Validates Addresses as They are Entered; Improves Online Experience and Eliminates Possibility of Incorrect Data Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF- February 4, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced free availability of Express Entry®, the company's address auto-completion tool designed to eliminate bad data at the source of entry. Express…

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Address Quality – Take 2

By David Loshin We have dealt with some of our core address quality concepts, but not this one: The intended recipient must be associated with the deliverable address. The problem here is no longer address quality but rather address correctness. The address may be complete, all the elements may be valid, the ZIP+4 is the right one, and all values…

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Postal Standards and Address Quality – Take 1

By David Loshin The USPS Postal Standard (Publication 28) provides at least some of the specifications we need for address quality. For example,  "The Postal Service defines a complete address as one that has all the address elements necessary to allow an exact match with the current Postal Service ZIP+4 and City State files to obtain the finest level of…

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