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Monthly Archives: January 2010

Direct marketing reactivation strategies 'are struggling'

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Marketers looking into more traditional customer reactivation strategies are being increasingly hampered by cutbacks in consumer spending and channel fragmentation, according to an industry expert.

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Over-complexity 'a major data center concern'

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Increased complexity and the presence of too many applications are among the top data center concern of managers, according to a recent report.

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Illinois lists liquor license-holders by district

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The state of Illinois has launched a new initiative which allows residents to search for liquor-license holders by ZIP Code.

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Data quality goals for 2010

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Providing techniques for improving data quality focus, as well as understanding the best practices for its longevity have been highlighted as some of the key data goals of the new year by an industry commentator.

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USPS® has 'streamlined infrastructure'

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The United States Postal Service (USPS) has streamlined both its mail processing and transportation infrastructure in its development over the past five years, according to a report by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG).

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Quality for unstructured data 'remains unclassified'

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The data quality characteristics of unstructured data remain largely ambiguous and unclassified, according to a sector commentator.

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Software giant acquires data quality firm

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Software giant Oracle has made a firm commitment to the importance of data quality in 2010 with the acquisition of Silver Creek Systems.

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London follows US lead in data transparency

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A new website which stores up-to-date social data and informatics on the city of London, England, was announced today.

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Interfaces are 'standing in the way of data quality'

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Business Intelligence (BI) analysts have argued that the use of these tools is getting in the way of good data practices, according to an industry commentator.

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USPS®? There's an app for that

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The United States Postal Service has announced the release of its own Apple app, which is available for download on iPhones and iPod Touches.

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