MAILERS Online: On Demand & In the Cloud Presorting

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Say
hello to a no-contract, end-to-end mailing solution that’s in the cloud and
easy to use. MAILERS Online is a one-stop-shop for all your mailing and presort
needs, where you can upload your text or Excel® files to our server
and let Melissa take it from there.
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Melissa Data Highlights Data Quality at Dreamforce, Invites Reviews of Listware for Salesforce

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Melissa Data is set to attend Dreamforce #DF15 in San Francisco and will showcase its Listware for Salesforce all-in-one data cleansing app. Users are invited to download the app, submit a review to receive a free $15 Starbucks card, and be entered into a drawing for an Apple Watch.… Read More

Melissa Data Partners with NetzTurm GmbH to Offer Real-Time Global Address Verification to Shopware Users

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Online Merchants Can Now Verify and Correct Worldwide Customer Addresses; Better Customer Data Reduces Shipping Costs and
Eliminates Online Fraud

Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. – June 25, 2014 – Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced a new data quality plug-in for users of Shopware, ensuring powerful contact data quality for e-commerce applications.… Read More

Content Standards for Data Matching and Record Linkage

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By David Loshin

As I suggested in my last post, applying parsing and standardization to normalize data value structure will reduce complexity for exact matching. But what happens if there are errors in the values themselves?

Fortunately, the same methods of parsing and standardization can be used for the content itself.

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Normalizing Structure Using Data Standardization for Improved Matching

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By David Loshin

In my last few posts, I discussed how structural
differences impact the ability to search and match records across different
data sets. Fortunately, most data quality tool suites use integrated parsing
and standardization algorithms to map structures together.
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