What’s all the fuss about Big Data?

According to data analytics company SAS, big data is a term used to describe large volumes of data, whether structured or unstructured, that businesses deal with on a daily basis. Big data can be broken down into the three Vs: Volume: businesses collect data from various sources and with increasing use of the internet and social platforms, there is more…

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Five Reasons to Start Investing in Data Quality Consulting Today

Data has become the keyword to reckon with in each and every organization out there. It would be safe to say that data management has become the top most priority for organizations, given the complexity and importance it poses within the business’s structure. Given the important role data plays in the day to day functioning of an organization’s end goals;…

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The Relationship between Data Governance and GDPR

According to the GDPR, personal data refers to any information related to a person including name, photo, email, address, bank details, social media updates, medical information and even IP addresses. It can come in various forms and contains several data elements. Data governance and GDPR are complementary as a strong data governance program is vital for GDPR compliance and with…

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Melissa is an accredited supplier of Her Majesty’s CSS G-Cloud 10 Framework

The government state that cloud and service platforms provide better value for money, recommending that public sector firms look at cloud solutions as an alternative and  since early July, more than 3000 suppliers have been able to offer their cloud technology and support to organisations across the public sector via the G-Cloud 10 framework. The framework is split into three…

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Melissa Launches Melissa Developer, Full-Service Portal for Rapid Application Development

Comprehensive Tools and Resources Fuel Growth and Scalability, Enable Easy Application Integration of Data Cleansing and Enrichments Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF – April 25, 2018 – Melissa, a leading provider of global contact data quality and identity verification solutions, today announced Melissa Developer , a comprehensive portal with ready-to-use APIs (application program interfaces) that support the development community with easy integration of data quality…

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Say Goodbye to Bad Data Before it Enters Your System with Global Express Entry

By Edward Dombrowski Data Quality Analyst Maybe you're already familiar with the way Express Entry and Express Entry Desktop Edition can autocomplete addresses - just select the country and type in the beginning of an address, and the service can fill in the missing information, using address data from over 240 countries. But did you know the many benefits to autocompleting…

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