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IP Address Validation: Sample Use Cases

This article looks at some important use cases for our DOTS IP Address Validation product. Before diving in, let’s look at what IP Address Validation is. In a nutshell, it is a validation service that uses an IP address as an input parameter and returns details such as the...

Jan Rehorik
Sr. Applications Engineer
Jan Rehorik, Sr. Applications Engineer
July 2, 2020

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Bombs Away! How to Prevent List Bombing

Of all the ways that people can make a pain in the neck of themselves, you can add a new one to the list: list bombing, also known as lead bombing, mail bombing, or mail flooding. Anyone who collects...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
June 30, 2020

COVID-19: What It Means to Our Team to Help Out

COVID-19 has dramatically changed business around the world, especially small business. It has touched all of our lives in some way or another: from the daily anxiety of how it might affect you or your...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
June 25, 2020

Address Validation and Credit Card AVS

Address validation services. Address verification services. Two very similar-sounding terms, with identical acronyms but totally different meanings. If your business is involved in selling online, the...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
June 23, 2020

Starting a new job during COVID-19

Welcoming Beginning a new job with the option of working remote is every millennial’s dream, right? Roll out of bed, put in your AirPods, and you are ready to go for that morning meeting with your team,...

Fatime Elrgdawy
June 18, 2020
Rivers and Lakes are a metaphor for data hygiene

Rivers and Lakes

Nature has many systems, including the rivers that feed and drain the major lakes of the world. Both influence each other a great deal, particularly in terms of the effects of things like upstream and...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
June 16, 2020

Understanding Reverse Geocoding

What is the difference between geocoding and reverse geocoding? Geocoding Geocoding, sometimes referred to as forward geocoding, is the process of converting a place or address to a set of coordinates....

Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
June 11, 2020

Supporting Contact Tracing Efforts for COVID-19

In a pandemic, public health involves much more than simply testing and treating people with symptoms. It also involves identifying and alerting people who may have been in contact with people testing...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
June 9, 2020

Centralized vs Distributed Data Validation

Should you implement all of your data validation services by partnering with a single vendor? We would love that, of course – particularly if your vendor is Service Objects. But some organizations look...

Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
Aki Stankoski
Application Engineer
June 4, 2020

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