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Choosing a Web API: REST, Remote Procedural Call or Hybrid

REST is a popular architectural style that has been the go-to design for web-based APIs for years. The style has defining constraints, but it is not a protocol and there is no official standard. REST is like the pirate’s code in the Pirates of the Caribbean movie franchise,...

Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
January 17, 2019

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Why Data Quality is Important for Data Migration

Change is a constant in life. And when it comes to your data, even more so. Given enough time, migrating your data to new systems and platforms will be a fact of life for most businesses. Whether it...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
January 15, 2019
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Engineering at Service Objects: How We Run Our Team

Our company has been building APIs and web services to solve data quality problems since 2001. Who creates these services? We do – the Engineering team here at Service Objects. In this blog, I would like...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
December 27, 2018

Service Objects’ Top 5 Technical Blogs

Customer Service Excellence is one of Service Objects’ core values, which we support in a number of ways, including creating a variety of technical content. Our engineers regularly contribute to our blog...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
December 18, 2018

IP Reputation and the Nationwide Bomb Threat Hoax

The bomb threat hoax from Thursday, December 13, 2018 was easily detectable as fraud. There were several smoking guns that could have quickly identified the bomb threats as bogus. The leading indicator...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
December 14, 2018
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Address Deduplication Using USPS Barcodes

When are two addresses actually the same? And when can you remove one of them from your contact database? The answer isn’t as simple as it sounds. Suppose you have two addresses as follows: 429 East...

Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
Aki Stankoski
Application Engineer
December 13, 2018

Service Objects is the industry leader in real-time contact validation services.

Service Objects has verified over 3 billion contact records for clients from various industries including retail, technology, government, communications, leisure, utilities, and finance. Since 2001, thousands of businesses and developers have used our APIs to validate transactions to reduce fraud, increase conversions, and enhance incoming leads, Web orders, and customer lists. READ MORE