Your Deduplication Processes May be Leaving You at Risk for GDPR Fines

Once-trusted fuzzy matching algorithms may be leaving your organization vulnerable to hefty GDPR fines. The balancing act of false-positives and false-negatives in single customer view (SCV) systems used to favor the false-negative side, with near negligible error results. However, the standard of that balancing act has now been redefined by the GDPR regulations. Find out how GDPR has moved the…

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Google Gets Nailed for GDPR

Today is Data Privacy Day! A good day to remind our readers about GDPR data privacy regulations and those pesky goalposts. If you haven’t been keeping up, the GDPR hammer is coming down hard and fast on tech giants like Google, who was recently hit with a fine totaling 50 million Euros (about $57,192,500) by France’s data protection regulator CNIL.…

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The Generation of the mobile phone

Mobile phones sales have been increasing year in year out and the number of mobile users is expected to surpass five billion by 2019. It was estimated that approximately 63% of the world population owned a mobile phone in 2016 and this number is due to increase to 67% in 2019. This growth in mobile phone ownership demonstrates the need…

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How to Get Complete Control Over Your Data Stewardship Processes

Matchbook is a SaaS solution that provides accurate and complete control over your data stewardship processes. With a fully functional user dashboard, Matchbook enables data stewards to: •         View queue statistics to see how much data has been processed and the status of their matches. •         See at-a-glance how many of the processed company records were low confidence or had no matches at all and then compare that to low confidence match patterns.  •                     View…

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Record Matching Made Easy with MatchUp Web Service

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…

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Melissa Data Continues Globalization of Core Product Line, Enhances MatchUp Tool with International Capabilities

Consolidating duplicate international customer records is now easier than ever with our enhanced MatchUp tool. MatchUp - Melissa Data's deduplication solution - can now parse addresses worldwide, a process that recognizes vast differences in international customer data fields and how they are merged into a data warehouse. Its initial global functionality will handle data for Australia, Germany, and the U.K.…

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How to Enrich Your Data by Extending the Power of SSIS

Bad data is a challenge for all organizations. Without data that is reliable, accurate and updated, organizations can't deliver trusted customer, product and other vital data throughout the enterprise - resulting in waste and operational inefficiencies, less effective sales and marketing, poor customer service and potentially bad business decisions.   That's why many companies choose to incorporate data quality directly…

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