BlackOak is a next-generation data solutions provider that leverages its advanced entity resolution software platform (HiPER) to enable clients to create actionable, comprehensive views of data with unparalleled speed and scale, even when no PII is available.
The Biggest Problem in Data Quality Management TodayDecember 2, 2016 / Leave a CommentAs data-driven companies attempt to create a single view of customer interactions across a wide variety of platforms, many chief data officers are encountering a serious data quality management problem. The three components of master data management (MDM)—entity resolution, entity identity information management, and master data systems of record—must work together to turn individual data points into actionable insights. However, ... Read More
Master Data Management Strategy: 3 Essential ComponentsNovember 18, 2016 / Leave a CommentEvery data point that your company has at its disposal can either be an asset or a liability. When used in a well-planned master data management (MDM) strategy, the records you collect and associate with patients, clients, or customers become actionable metrics that can spur growth. However, if your data is mismanaged at any step of the process, you run ... Read More
What’s Most Important in Entity Matching and Record Linking?November 3, 2016 / Leave a CommentEntity matching tools are essential for a robust data governance program. This software simplifies your data by linking duplicate entries and drawing your attention to semantically equivalent records—those that are identical if not for a spelling mistake or abbreviation that would otherwise create two entries. Record linking software is particularly useful for managing client, customer, or patient interactions across distinct ... Read More
WE WROTE THE BOOK ON THIS STUFF
Actually, on Information Quality, Master Data Management, and Big Data!
Dr. John Talburt, an industry thought leader who serves as our Chief Science Officer, has written two reference books that give in-depth background on entity resolution and big data. Interested in learning more?
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