SOURCE: Melissa Data

Melissa Data

September 20, 2010 10:03 ET

Melissa Data Unveils New Contact Verification Server at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco

Best-of-Breed Data Quality Appliance Delivers Enterprise-Level Speed to Verify and Enrich Contact Data

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - September 20, 2010) - [Oracle OpenWorld - Booth #3313] -- Melissa Data (, a developer of high performance data quality and address management solutions, today announced that the company will showcase the Contact Verification Server at the Oracle OpenWorld show in San Francisco. This appliance is built by Dell™ and incorporates six WebSmart components for contact data verification and enrichment, including address, phone, and email verification, name parsing, geocoding and change-of-address processing. The server can verify more than 7 million records per hour and additional servers can be clustered together for increased scalability, throughput and redundancy.

The Contact Verification Server is ideal for companies that need to meet HIPPA, Sarbanes-Oxley and other privacy and compliance guidelines by enriching, scrubbing and validating customer data completely in-house, safely and securely.

"The Contact Verification Server is a completely new, turnkey solution for our customers," said Bud Walker, product manager at Melissa Data. "The server incorporates our proven data quality architecture in off-the-shelf hardware so users can get it up and running in minutes. And, the server automatically fetches and installs the latest contact datasets for headache-free maintenance." 

The server is built by Dell and carries a flexible support contract from Melissa Data to troubleshoot and repair services, and mission critical replacement, if necessary. Melissa Data has long been known for outstanding customer support, ranking #1 in customer satisfaction in a recent report by analyst firm Information Difference. 

Live demos of the Contact Verification Server will be shown on the show floor in Melissa Data's booth #3313. For more information, visit for detailed specifications.

In addition, Melissa Data will be offering a Data Quality Challenge at the show. The Challenge is a way for companies to determine how their contact data measures up with a free data quality analysis.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Melissa Data is data quality and enrichment solutions provider and Oracle Partner. The company was named #1 in Customer Satisfaction in a 2009 data quality survey report conducted by the analyst house, The Information Difference. Melissa Data's multiplatform programming tools and Web services verify, correct, enrich and update U.S., Canadian and global contact data for improved communications and ROI. For more information or free product trials, visit or call 1-800-MELISSA (635-4772).

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