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iugum Data Software v7

iugum Data Software v7

We are proud to announce the launch of the 7th edition of iugum Data Software (iDS). We think you will like our newest features: Accept all best suggested fuzzy matches in a click, produce a report of all suggested matches, easily make match queries based on Boolean operators (or, and), clean noise words, standardize spellings, fuzzy-deduplicate datasets, build time series, prepare event studies and retrieve financial information.More »
Big Data Analysis

Big Data Analysis

It’s a basic fact of any data analysis that the results are only as good as the data input into the process. And large data sets can hide many data errors. One particular source of erroneous data that can be targeted and combated early in the process is duplicate data. It is the root cause of the majority of false data and is especially troublesome when data is collated from multiple sources.More »
Why You Should Use iugum Fuzzy Lookup Instead of Excel

Why You Should Use iugum Fuzzy Lookup Instead of Excel

In the world of databases, comparing things isn't always as simple as it seems. While you might want to know at a glance all the references to one person, let’s say “Michael,” your data set might contain references to Michael under his full name as well as nicknames like Mike or Mikey, or he may even occasionally be referred to under his employee ID number or some other type of identification. To further complicate the issue, his name might have been misspelled and a whole host of other variables could make what should be a simple query into a more complex problem.More »
Fuzzy Matching

Fuzzy Matching

Staying competitive in modern business and academic research means knowing how to handle data – lots and lots of data! Those with experience handling multiple databases will be sure to tell you how much of a hassle it can be to work with multiple sources of data efficiently.More »
Review of Previous Blog Articles

Review of Previous Blog Articles

We weren't sure what title to give this blog post. On one hand it's a review of our previous blog articles for those of you who've just found us or joined us. On the other hand, it's also a glossary of some of the innovative features of iugum Data Software, with brief explanations and links to more information on the subject. Then again, it's an overview of what iDS is about - the philosophy behind this creative data matching and merging software and why it'll work for you.More »
Iugum Data Software v6

Iugum Data Software v6

We're excited, delighted and downright full of joy to announce the arrival of the latest release of iugum Data Software, our data cleansing, matching and merging software. The changes that comprise iDS v6 are in response to requests from current users and from our own experiences in using the software.More »
Coming Soon....

Coming Soon....

iDS v6 offers more flexibility in how you cleanse and match your data, allowing you to tailor the level of each to your needs.More »
We're Changing our Name!

We're Changing our Name!

Literally, iugum means to harness together, or yoke, as in oxen, to work together as a team. More loosely, it means to join or to bond. And that's how we see the strength of iugum Data Software™.More »