How to Do It All with Melissa

With Melissa, you can do it all - see for yourself with the brand new Solutions Catalog. This catalog showcases products to transform your people data (names, addresses, emails, phone numbers) into accurate, actionable insight. Our products are in the Cloud or available via easy plugins and APIs. We provide solutions to power Know Your Customer initiatives, improve mail deliverability…

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Melissa Data’s Listware Online Brings Efficient Cloud-Based Data Quality to Business Users

Take the headache out of maintaining clean contact data with our new Listware Online! With a simple data upload (there's no software to install), this Cloud-based service verifies, corrects, and standardizes U.S. and Canadian addresses, and adds missing name, address, phone, and email information. Listware Online also enriches your data with additional information, including lat/long coordinates, property data, census data,…

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Melissa Data and Semarchy Partner to Integrate Data Quality and Master Data Management

Melissa Data Enrichers Enable Clean, Global Contact Data for Semarchy Users; Webinar Demonstrates Best of Breed Strategy for Fast, Optimized MDM Operations Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF - November 12, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and data integration solutions, today formally announced its partnership with Semarchy, a developer of innovative Evolutionary Master Data Management (MDM)…

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Melissa Data Advocates Big Data Quality and Big Data Blend Practices for Authoritative Big Data Analytics

PentahoWorld Presentation Details Data Blending Practices to Ensure Meaningful Intelligence Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF - October 1, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and data enrichment solutions, today advocated data quality practices as critical to maintaining the validity and power of Big Data analytics. The firm will provide details in a PentahoWorld training presentation slated…

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Property Data Book, iPhone App Powered by Melissa Data, Enables Instant Access to Nationwide Property and Ownership Information

Uniquely Includes Comprehensive Facts on All Types of Property for Any User; Simplifies and Accelerates Property Research Required to Fast-Track Real Estate Deals Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. - July 23, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced Property Data Book, an iPhone app offering convenient access to detailed, up-to-date property and…

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Melissa Data Wins Industry Accolades for Data Quality Leadership and Technical Contributions

Named to DBTA 100: Companies that Matter Most in Data, as well as SD Times 100 for Innovation and Market Presence Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF, June 18, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced it was named for the second consecutive time to the DBTA 100, Database Trends and Applications magazine's…

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[WEBINAR] How to Seamlessly Cleanse and Enrich Your Customer Data

Your contact data is perhaps your organization's most valuable asset. But how good is your data? At least 25 percent of most companies' data is probably inaccurate, according to industry analyst Gartner. Bad data is likely caused by the fact that contact data is always in flux - as people move, get married, retire or pass away. This poses a…

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Data Quality Assessment: Column Value Analysis

By David Loshin In recent blog series, I have shared some thoughts about methods used for data quality and data correction/cleansing. This month, I'd like to share some thoughts about data quality assessment, and the techniques that analysts use to review potential anomalies that present themselves. The place to start, though is not with the assessment task per se, but…

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Nobody’s Perfect

By Elliot King People of a certain age may remember the long-time marketing slogan for Ivory soap. Ivory was 99.44 percent pure (pure of what was left unsaid.) While it would be nice if our data could be 99.44 percent accurate--or better yet 100 percent accurate--that goal is simply impossible. Data degrades over time. Telephone numbers, physical and email addresses…

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