MatchUp Now Available in the Cloud

Did you know that most databases contain 8-10% duplicates? These duplicates get in the way of business intelligence, accurate analytics, and can even result in wasted spend and undeliverable mail costs.   The solution? MatchUp®! The new edition of a Cloud web service to the current lineup allows you to dedupe, household, and fuzzy match into any aspect of your…

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A 4-Step Plan to Improving Data Warehousing for Healthcare Organizations

Many healthcare organizations find themselves coming across the following problems caused by data quality: fraud, bad debt, billing inefficiencies, and even life threatening issues that involve diagnosis and prescribing care and real-time analytics. On top of all that, healthcare organizations are attempting to handle the increase in the amounts of data while transitioning from paper to electronic health records. This…

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Melissa Data Continues International Growth with New Office in Australia

Sydney Location Enables Local Access to Flexible, Comprehensive Data Quality Tools and Services Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF- March 31, 2015 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and address management solutions, today announced its new office in Australia, adding to company locations in India, Germany, the United Kingdom, and across the United States. Furthering the company's mission…

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Melissa Data and Crafty Clicks Partner to Enable Real-Time Global Address Verification for Magento Users

Verified and Correct Worldwide Customer Addresses Reduce Shipping Costs and Eliminate Online Fraud; Fast, Address Auto-Completion Boosts Shopper Conversion Rates Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. - March 24, 2015 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and data integration solutions, today announced a new global address verification plugin for users of the Magento content management system for ecommerce…

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Melissa Data Completes the Data Quality Circle with Addition of Profiler Tool for SQL Server Integration Services

Flagship SSIS Developer Suite Now Enables Data Assessment and Continuous Monitoring Over Time; Webinar Adds Detail for SSIS Experts Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF - March 17, 2015 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and address management solutions, today announced its new Profiler tool added to the company's flagship developer suite, Data Quality Components for SQL Server…

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Data Profiling: Pushing Metadata Boundaries

By Joseph Vertido Data Quality Analyst/MVP Channel Manager Two truths about data: Data is always changing. Data will always have problems. The two truths become one reality--bad data. Elusive by nature, bad data manifests itself in ways we wouldn't consider and conceals itself where we least expect it. Compromised data integrity can be saved with a comprehensive understanding of the…

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Strategic Alliances Fuel Global Growth for Melissa Data

Technology Partnerships Advance Data Quality as Central Business Process;Enable Worldwide Expansion of Both Direct Mail and Data Quality Divisions Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF - December 16, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and address management solutions, today recognized 2014 as a milestone year for company partnerships in both its direct mail and data quality divisions.…

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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 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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Managing Unique Customer Identities with Master Entity Indexes

By David Loshin In the past few entries in this series we have basically been looking at an approach to understanding customer behavior at particular contextual interactions that are informed by information pulled from customer profiles. But if the focal point is the knowledge from the profile that influences behavior, you must be able to recognize the individual, rapidly access…

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