Service Objects is a contact and data validation company specializing in data quality and verification.

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  • Late in 2017, Service Objects released a new service, DOTS Lead Validation International, which is helping companies validate their residential and business leads from around the world. Lead Validation International is built on our core foundation of data validation tools and uses the best of ten of Service Objects strongest contact record validation services, providing […] The post Internation...

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  • New privacy regulations in Europe have recently become a very hot topic again within the business community. And no, we aren’t talking about the recent GDPR law. A new privacy initiative, known as the ePrivacy Regulation, deals with electronic communications. Technically a revision to the EU’s existing ePrivacy Directive or “cookie law,” and pending review […] The post A New Data Privacy Challe...

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  • Email and email validation technologies continue to evolve and it is increasingly important that businesses keep up with these changes to ensure they are protected and getting the most out of their email lists. Whether the intention is to verify emails for a mailing campaign, verify users when they sign up on a webpage or […] The post Best Practices for DOTS Email Validation appeared first on S...

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  • Have you noticed that more of us are talking with inanimate objects lately? When we ask Siri for directions on our smartphone, command Alexa to order more toilet paper, or tell Google Home to play Ed Sheeran’s latest album on repeat, we’re becoming part of a trend: engaging bots that seem almost-but-not-quite human. We understand […] The post Live Chat Means Real People at Service Objects appea...

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  • Data gets stale over time. You rely on us to keep this data fresh, and we in turn rely on a host of others – including you! The information we serve you is the product of partnerships at many levels, and any data we mine or get from third party providers needs to be up-to-date. […] The post Freshly Squeezed…Never Frozen appeared first on Service Objects Blog.

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  • What is one of the biggest growth industries in the United States today? Hint: It isn’t something most of you would want your kids to major in at school, unless you want them to go to the state pen instead of Penn State – because this rapidly growing industry is online fraud. The Costs of […] The post Online Fraud is Growing. What Can Your Business Do? appeared first on Service Objects Blog.

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  • Our DOTS Phone Exchange can validate both domestic and international phone numbers. In this article, we will focus on validating international phone numbers using the operation, GetInternationalExchangeInfo. This operation parses a given international phone number to determine the validity of its telephone exchange. The resulting outputs also include geographic location and carrier information ...

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  • If you work with data, you have certainly heard by now about GDPR: the new European Union laws surrounding consumer data privacy that went into effect May 25, 2018. But how about PIPEDA, NDB, APPI, CCPA, and SHIELD? These acronyms represent data privacy regulations in other countries (in these cases for Canada, Australia, Japan, California […] The post Around the World with Data Privacy Laws ap...

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  • If you want to use our National Change-of-Address web service, DOTS NCOA Live, for contact address validation but are hesitant to dive in due to the complex nature of the service; this article is meant to set your worries aside. This blog will serve as a comprehensive guide to getting the most out of your NCOA […] The post NCOA Live Best Practices appeared first on Service Objects Blog.

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  • Knowing the geographical location of contact data records is crucial for compliance with the over 100 different Data Protection laws currently in force around the globe. While Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect May 25, 2018, many other international Data Protection rules and regulations already govern the collection, management and use of […] The post New Countr...

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  •   DOTS Lead Validation International is easily our most robust and valuable service. This service improves the quality of your leads by correcting or eliminating unreliable contact record data while providing you with an overall quality score, so you can make informed business decisions. This service cross-references prospects’ name, address, phone, email, and IP address […] The post Anatomy of...

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  • Hitting a new all-time high for customer service, Service Objects recently earned a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 65, placing the company shoulder-to-shoulder with other tech industry leaders. With a score seven points higher than the industry average, this current achievement marks the fifth consecutive year Service Objects has attained a “best in class ranking.” […] The post Service Objects Pro...

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  • For companies who deal with users in the United Kingdom, this reference guide can help you better understand how UK addresses are formatted and what makes an address valid. The United Kingdom: Three Nations, One Province, 29 Million Addresses The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland – commonly referred to as Britain, the […] The post Understanding Addresses in the United Kingdom...

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  • If you do business in Europe, you are probably quite familiar by now with the acronym GDPR – the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation. In May 2018, companies that handle personal information from European consumers will be required to follow strict new regulations for privacy, data security, and accuracy of personal data from EU […] The post What Role Does Contact Data Quality Pl...

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  • Here at Service Objects, we have a team of engineers standing by to help you get the most out of our data validation services. Our goal is to understand your business needs and use the expert knowledge we have gained from over 15 years in the data validation business, to help meet these needs. We […] The post DOTS Address Validation 3: Understanding the Tools at Your Disposal appeared first on ...

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  • Once upon a time, customer service and support operations were viewed as the “complaint department” – a back-office function, a necessary evil, and above all a cost center whose role should be reduced as much as possible. These days, it has become increasingly clear that businesses must prioritize data quality. As Thomas Redman advised is […] The post Data Quality and Customer Experience appear...

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  • “Can’t you just add that feature today!?” “Can you add a simple update for this!?” “It’s obvious, it really shouldn’t take very long to implement!” Software developers hear statements like this more than about half a million times over their career.  It raises my eyebrows every time I hear it, typically giving me a little […] The post Difficulties in the Trivial: Diving Deeper into the Intricac...

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  • Just ahead of Earth Day and Arbor Day, Service Objects has joined forces with One Tree Planted, pledging to plant ten trees for each new customer as part of the company’s ongoing commitment to corporate conservation. “For over a decade, Service Objects has been dedicated to reducing waste and encouraging conservation best practices,” said Geoff […] The post Corporate Conservation: Our Pledge to...

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  • DOTS Address Validation 3 is one of our most popular services – for good reason! This service is robust and good at what it does. Our powerful CASS certified engine provides our customers with quick and efficient address validation. Because of the complexities associated with AV3, there can be lingering questions about what certain fields […] The post Anatomy of a Service: DOTS Address Validati...

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  • As the May 25, 2018, deadline looms, Service Objects, the leading provider of real-time global contact validation solutions, is offering a GDPR Data Quality Assessment to help companies evaluate their if they are prepared for the new set of privacy rules and regulations. “Our goal is to help you get a better understanding of the […] The post Free Data Quality Assessment Helps Businesses Gauge G...

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  • You say tomato, I say tomahto. You say Rome, I say Roma. You say Munich, I say München. Let’s Not call the whole thing off. Have you ever wondered why the country code and abbreviation for Germany is DE, or similarly why it is ES for Spain? Unlike FR and CA, which are France and […] The post AVI Address Output: We Speak Your Language appeared first on Service Objects Blog.

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  • Perhaps Thomas Redman’s most important recent article is “Seizing Opportunity in Data Quality.”  Sloan Management Review published it in November 2017, and it appears below.  Here he expands on the “unmeasured” and “unmeasurable” costs of bad data, particularly in the context of customer data. Here is the article, reprinted in its entirety with permission from Sloan […] The post The Unmeasured ...

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  • We are back now with the fourth blog in our Salesforce Data Quality Tools Integration Series.  In previous blogs,  we covered various topics like; creating a plug-in that could be dropped on a flow, a trigger and Apex classes.  From these blogs, you can learn how  Service Objects APIs will help improve your data quality […] The post Salesforce Data Quality Tools Integration Series – Part 4 – Li...

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  • Engaged employees lead to happy customers. There is a undeniable link between employee experience and customer experience. Companies that lead in customer experience have 60% more engaged employees, and study after study has shown that investing in employee experience impacts the customer experience and can generate a high ROI for the company. Here are 10 […] The post The Un-Ignorable Link Betw...

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  • “Nobody is perfect. And my company wasn’t even talking about things like data quality ten years ago. So, what is the big deal if there are a few problems with my contact data? That’s life, isn’t it?” Actually, it is a big deal. First, it affects your costs and competitiveness. Second, it affects your reputation […] The post What Validated Contact Data Can Do for Your Business appeared first on ...

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  • With 2.1 billion active users, Facebook presents an exceptional opportunity for targeted marketing and businesses interested in harnessing the power of consumer data. In fact, there are now entire industries devoted to collecting and selling personally identifiable information. Unfortunately, the swift expansion of social media, with its tantalizing trove of consumer information, has left lawma...

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  • In an ideal world, data entry would always be perfect. Sadly, it isn’t – human errors happen to end users and call center employees alike. And while we make a good living cleaning existing bad data here at Service Objects, we would still much rather see your downstream systems be as clean as possible. To […] The post Address Suggestion with Validation: A Match Made in Heaven appeared first on S...

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  • In March 2018, Service Objects reached a major milestone in the company’s history by validating over 3 billion transactions. Since 2001, Service Objects has enabled businesses located around the world to validate their contacts’ name, location, phone, email address and device against hundreds of authoritative international data sources, all with the goal of reducing waste […] The post Service O...

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