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PredictiveAddress by Data8 Boasts Enhanced Coverage and New Features

Data8 expands its address validation software, PredictiveAddress to feature full global coverage and added new features.


Data8 Wins 'Best Data Solutions Provider -UK

Data8, the UK leading data management company has won 'Best Data Solutions Provider - UK' in the 2016 Technology Innovator Awards.


Data8 Shortlisted For DBM Outstanding Data Provider 2016

Database Marketing has revealed that Data8, a leading data solutions provider, has been shortlisted for ‘Outstanding Data Provider’ in the DBM Awards 2016.


The Rugby Football Union Renews Data Cleansing Contract with Data8

Data8, a leading data quality management provider announces that The Rugby Football Union (RFU), the national governing body for rugby in England, has renewed their contract for two additional years.


Data8 invests in employee happiness by joining Perkbox

Data8, UK’s leading data management company, joins Perkbox with a mission to increase employee happiness through providing access to a range of high value perks and employee rewards.


Data8 Launches New and Improved Data Enhancement App for Salesforce

Data8’s Data Enhancement App for Salesforce CRM has been improved with the addition of PredictiveAddress™ and Company Information.


New industry leading B2B database - Data8’s Business Universe

Data8’s Business Universe Database has been extended and developed to become an industry leading resource. The database contains information on over four million companies and contact details of over five million senior decision makers.


Data8 launches New Goneaway Suppression File

Data8, a leading data management and data quality solutions provider, has developed and launched their own Goneaway Suppression File. It is a unique file, designed and developed by Data8, using proven fuzzy name and address matching processes. The file is based on detailed analysis of 600 million historical electoral roll records and is verified against property sale information, increasing its accuracy. 


Data8 obtains further security accreditation ISO/IEC 27001:2013 by QAS International

Data8 the leading data quality specialist continues its commitment to information security by obtaining ISO/IEC 27001:2013. This follows on from their accreditation to ISO27001. The accreditation provided by QAS International, an established certification company, means that Data8 meets new stringent requirements regarding data security.


Data8 Achieves a Microsoft Gold Application Development Competency

Data8 today announced it has attained a Gold Application Development competency, demonstrating a “best-in-class” ability and commitment to meet Microsoft’ Corp customers’ evolving needs. The Gold Competency distinguishes Data8 within the top 1% of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem, which is made up of 640,000 partners worldwide.


New PredictiveAddress™ Software Verifies and Autocompletes Addresses in an Instant -- Data8’s Latest Product Release. 

Accurate addresses and predictive search come together in Data8’s latest release. PredictiveAddress™ software uses predictive search technology to autocomplete addresses enhancing the speed and accuracy of data capture.


Data8 Joins the Prestigious Apteco Partner Network 

Data8 has become an Apteco partner and FastStats provider, offering the latest data management and data analytics software.


Data8 is a Finalist in the DBM Awards 2015

Data8 has been shortlisted for the Outstanding Data Quality Management Award by Database Marketing.


Data8 Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Data8 celebrates 10 years of putting data at the heart of business by delivering unrivalled data quality and data management solutions. The company celebrated with a team trip to the Peak District.


Data8 releases a Salesforce plugin that instantly validates bank account details.

Data8 releases a bank validation tool in Salesforce that ensures bank account details are valid before proceeding through the payment process. It is available within the Data8 app in Salesforce.


Data8 releases new B2B Lead Capture application that provides in-depth business profile solely from an email or a company registration number.

Data8’s newly developed B2B Lead Capture tool, allows extensive business information to be captured and stored in CRM from a company registration number or business email at point of capture. The new tool goes beyond efficiency and provides information, which enhances both marketing and sales strategy.


Data8 releases interactive Data Quality Report including unprecedented, Data Quality Score

The complimentary service allows organisations to upload their data through Data8’s online portal and receive a Data Quality Report displayed in an interactive infographic style. The visual display of the report allows users to quickly and easily understand the quality of their contact data, areas of improvement, and detailed demographic information. The Data Quality Report can be used for both consumer data and business data. 


Data8 Announces Expansion with New Offices in Cheltenham 

Data8, a leading data quality and management provider today announces the opening of new offices in Cheltenham. The new offices will accommodate Data8’s rapid growth and future expansion plans, while it also maintains its headquarters in Chester.

Data8 appoints Dale Pilling as Head of Data Management to Drive Growth

Data8, a leading provider of data quality services including data cleansing, data validation, and data supply solutions today announced the appointment of Dale Pilling as the Head of Data Management. Dale will play a key role in spearheading integrated data management offerings. 

Data8’s Advanced Company Information Services Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

10/12/2014 - Data8 announced that the Advanced Company Information services, part of Data Validation offerings, is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace. Data8 has achieved Gold Partner Status and recognised by Oracle to deliver Data Validation offerings integrated with Oracle Cloud SaaS applications.


Data8 Appoints Emmy Lippold as Marketing Manager

12/06/2014 - Data8, one of the world’s leading data quality services companies, today announced the appointment of Emmy Lippold as marketing manager. Emmy is an experienced marketer with considerable knowledge of digital marketing and marketing automation for software companies.


Data8 partner with the NFS Technology Group

09/06/2014 - Data8 have partnered with NFS Technology Group to integrate their Address Validation service into NFS’ software. Ensuring their clients can quickly and accurately update their database.


Dumball rally or bust for one member of the Data8 team

29/05/2014 - Mark Carrington, chief technologist Data8, is going to be setting off on the Dumball Rally from Brighton and heading south for about 3,000 miles to the Sahara in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust.


How to obtain a single customer view - a White Paper Launched by Data8

03/10/2013 - The white paper covers Data8’s techniques of data cleansing, deduping, fuzzy matching and merging data and follows the steps used by Data8 to match records from multiple RFU databases, leaving them with a single customer view.


Data8 achieves ISO27001 Status

28/08/2013 - Data8, the data quality experts, have been awarded the ISO27001 Information Security Management System (ISMS) Certification. The certification covers electronic, physical and building security and ensures that Data8 meets rigorous security requirements.


Data8 has added Real Time Bank Account Validation

15/04//2013 - Data8 the leading data enrichment specialist, has added to their suite of real time data validation applications with the introduction of Bank Account Validation. Data8 say that the new bank application can confirm that the sort code and bank account number have been entered correctly and will immediately flag up any errors.


Data8 add real time data validation for Sage

04/02/2013 - Data8, the premier data enhancement company, have announced the availability of their real time data validation application for Sage Accountancy packages. For the first time those using Sage 50 Accounts and Sage Instant Accounts will have access to Data8’s postcode lookup, telephone validation and email real time validation in minutes.


IDM success for three at Data8

04/12/2012 - Data8, the data enrichment specialist, have announced that Bernie McCool, David Johnson and Richard Davies have successfully completed the IDM Award in Data Management , which is the first professional qualification in the UK that recognises the importance of customer data as today’s most valuable business asset


Can’t Get Enough Gifts turn to Data8

15/11/2012 - Can’t Get Enough Gifts (CGE Gifts), the online retailer specialising in personalised and engraved gifts for weddings and other special occasions, is the latest ecommerce site to use Data8’s Postcode Lookup service and see immediate benefits


Data8 announce new real time applications for Salesforce.com

28/10/2012 - Data8, the premier data enrichment specialist, today announced that they have produced new applications for Salesforce.com, the enterprise cloud computing company. The new application offers address validation through Data8’s Postcode Lookup application and real time telephone and email validation.


Data8 develop a data validation suite for Prestashop

25/09/2012 - Data8 have announced the launch of their data validation suite for the popular Prestashop eCommerce platform, this joins their current offerings for the Magento and OpenCart platforms.


Data8 launch real time data validation suite for Opencart

24/07/2012 - Data8, the data enhancement specialists, today have launched their real time data validation suite of services for Opencart, the open source shopping cart platform.

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