The Role of Data Quality for Charities

Melissa UK Team | Address Check, Address Correction, Address Quality, Address Verification, Analyzing Data, Analyzing Data Quality, Big Data, Data Management, Data Matching, Data Profiling, Data Quality, Data Quality Assessment, United Kingdom

2% of contact data is subject to inaccuracies every month which means that almost 25% of data is corrupted on an annual basis. However, new statistics demonstrate that organisations find almost 30% of their contact data to be inaccurate.

This is not an alarming statistic as smart technology has meant that we are more connected than ever, but it has created distance between organisations and clients.… Read More

does your address data fit the fields?

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Can US addresses fit into 35 characters?

At Melissa, we have seen this request where users of address verification software have predefined length and field-type restrictions. Most commonly, we have seen people using versions of SAP that restrict an address into the following fields with the maximum length in parenthesis.… Read More

Unique U.S. ZIP Codes + SERP-Certified Canadian Addresses Now Support Global Express Entry

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Melissa’s address Autocompletion tool, Global Express Entry, has recently been enhanced to include two new features: support for unique ZIP Codes in the U.S.; and, new Canada data supported by Melissa’s Master Address Table.

Unique ZIP Codes are the specially designated ZIP Codes assigned to large corporations, hospitals and universities that have their own internal mail delivery. … Read More

Contact Zone and Pentaho Global Address On Premise: The World Inside Your Computer

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Previously, Melissa has offered our Global
Address web service in Contact Zone and Pentaho as a tool used to validate
addresses in 240+ countries and territories. Because this product was only
available as a web service in Contact Zone and Pentaho, there were certain
limitations that had come with this method of consuming this service.
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