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Investing in data: chicken and egg

Data is not only rapidly growing in terms of volume, but also in terms of significance and strategic value. Experian’s latest research into the Chief Data Officer (CDO) “Rise of the data...

Blog - Oct 2015
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Is a lean pilot your answer to getting that data…

Data quality leaders often struggle to connect the dots between the businesses’ goals – increasing revenue, cutting costs, optimising performance – and managing data quality more...

Blog - Oct 2015
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Three top tips for validating mobile numbers effectively

The popularity of SMS marketing is expanding year-on-year at 148% in the UK which means, for marketers, having an accurate view of your customer mobile numbers is becoming increasingly important to...

Blog - Oct 2015
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Data Migration – your perspectives on how to plan more…

Data migrations are commonplace these days and with the quantity of data growing rapidly year on year, they’re growing ever more complex. That’s why I believe we continue to see such...

Blog - Sep 2015
Data Quality Maturity – A customer perspective

Being relatively new to Experian I relish every opportunity I have to meet customers and our current roundtable series offers a great opportunity to do that. We kicked off the latest season on 12th...

Blog - Aug 2015
How to ‘monetise’ your data assets

Experian’s global data quality research carried out in 2015 showed that the strategic importance of data in business is recognised by most organisations, principally in the realm of improved...

Blog - Jul 2015
Data quality – what’s your role?

Data ownership is now an increasingly hot topic among those in charge of data quality within the business community. There is a growing awareness of the need for a centralised strategy which sits...

Blog - Jul 2015
Overcoming the data migration challenge

Data migration is an extremely common, business-critical task. So it may come as a surprise to learn how many companies experience considerable challenges when executing such projects. Recent data...

Blog - May 2015
Tackling the Data Ownership Challenge

According to the latest Experian Data Quality Global Research, almost 63% of organisations lack a coherent, centralised approach to data quality, and more than half (51%) say individual departments...

Blog - Mar 2015
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More on the Data Quality Improvement Assessment

In my last blog, I gave some background to Experian’s brand new Data Quality Maturity Assessment around why we developed it and what we hope organisations will get out of it. The assessment...

Blog - Mar 2015
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The Data Quality Improvement Assessment Explained

In my previous blog, I talked about Experian’s brand new Data Quality Improvement Assessment, why we developed it and how we hope organisations will benefit from using it. The assessment...

Blog - Mar 2015
What are the latest data quality trends & challenges facing…

In the last few years, businesses across the UK have come to realise that data management has become a mission-critical concern, regardless of the sector in which they operate. Indeed, as more and...

Blog - Feb 2015