Record Matching Made Easy with MatchUp Web Service

Blog Administrator | Data Governance, Data Integration, Data Management, Data Matching, Data Quality, Data Quality Components for SSIS, Data Steward, Data Warehouse, Duplicate Elimination, Fuzzy Matching, Golden Record, Householding, Identity Resolution, Record Linkage, SQL Server Integration Services, SSIS, Survivorship | , , , , , , ,

MatchUp®,
Melissa’s solution to identify and eliminate duplicate records, is now
available as a web service for batch processes, fulfilling one of most frequent
requests from our customers – accurate database matching without maintaining
and linking to libraries, or shelling out to the necessary locally-hosted data
files.

 

Now
you can integrate MatchUp into any aspect of your network that can communicate
with our secure servers using common protocols like XML, JSON, REST or SOAP.
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Groupings and Hierarchies

Blog Administrator | Analyzing Data, Analyzing Data Quality, Data Quality, Householding | , , ,

By David Loshin

In our last set of posts, we looked at householding – inferring relationships for grouping individuals together based on shared characteristics.
In this series, we look at how we manage the quality of the data representing those shared characteristics. First let’s look at an example: organizing individuals based on their preferences for types of cars. There are a number of different classifications of cars, mostly focusing on car size, and these can be used for grouping individuals by reference.
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