Integrate Data Quality into ETL Workflows – DBAs will Thank You

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Tired of the ETL grind? Work faster and smarter with Melissa and Talend. In the era of big data, DBAs spend much of their time transferring, migrating, and cleaning disparate data. Melissa makes this more efficient by adding data quality into the workflow to help DBAs work smarter and faster with clean data.… Read More

Rinsing Out Bad Patient Data Increased Efficiency for Dental School

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Unverified and outdated address data plagued the database of the University of Iowa’s School of Dentistry, having a tremendous effect on the communication with its patients. Check out this case study to see how the dental school rinsed out bad data, continues to maintain sparkly clean patient records, and most importantly, increased operational efficiency.… Read More

Washington University Increases Revenue Ten-Fold with Melissa Technology

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The headline is true – the University of Washington increased its fundraising revenue ten-fold after implementing Melissa’s solutions. This resulted in a staggering $2.7 billion win in campaign revenue.

Read the entire case study to see what the University has to say about their experience with Melissa and what exactly it was that led to such a jump in revenue.… Read More

When does Big Data become Bad Data?

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Last month, we spoke about big data and the importance of leveraging such data to provide insights to drive better informed business decisions. But at what point does this data become useless?

As we mentioned, big data provides detailed insight as it draws upon information from a number of sources and data points and thus, big data can reveal new opportunities, insights on customer behaviour and forecast changes in the industry, all of which will help an organisation’s success.… Read More

What’s all the fuss about Big Data?

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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 data available than ever.
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