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Service Objects integrations can help improve your contact data quality, help with data validation, and enhance your business operations.

Cloud Based Microsoft Dynamics Integration

For cloud-based Microsoft Dynamics instances, a custom connector can be created using their Power Automate tools. The available Microsoft Dynamics' tools allow you to easily integrate our web services into...

Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
Aki Stankoski
Application Engineer
April 9, 2020

What is an API?

API stands for Application Programming Interface. But what does that mean? Basically, APIs are a way for applications to communicate with each other across the web through specific inputs and outputs....

Jan Rehorik, Sr. Applications Engineer
Jan Rehorik
Sr. Applications Engineer
November 14, 2019

Compliance is Not Optional

The roots of the term “compliance” were first used in the early 1600s when, according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, complying meant being ceremonially courteous. Today, it involves much more than...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
October 10, 2019

Planting a Seed to Protect the Orca

Many of you know that Service Objects was founded in 2001 to support environmental conservation, specifically by reducing the massive waste stream of misdirected and unwanted direct mail. Today we have...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
September 10, 2019

Reflections on Earth Day 2019

On April 22 we celebrate Earth Day, a day of learning and action that marks its 50th anniversary next year. It has been quite a movement. According to its official website EarthDay.org, the original...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
April 22, 2019

Data Collection – Getting It Right

As a data validation company, we think a lot about how information is collected and stored – and we know that the right approach to data collection can ensure that you start off on the right foot. This...

Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
Aki Stankoski
Application Engineer
August 30, 2018

Who Is Service Objects?

Who is Service Objects? We are a data validation company that aims to cleanse, append and enhance our customers' contact data. We are fanatical about data quality, customer service and our 99.999% uptime...

Dylan Van Lant, Applications Support Technician
Dylan Van Lant
Applications Support Technician
August 23, 2018

Understanding Addresses in Australia

The country of Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, consists of six states and two territories. There are over 13 million known deliverable addresses in Australia. This article...

Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
August 16, 2018

Best Practices for FastTax

Service Objects’ DOTS FastTax service is now more powerful than ever – particularly for areas that have multiple tax jurisdictions. This means that a few tweaks to your implementation can do a lot more...

Aki Stankoski, Application Engineer
Aki Stankoski
Application Engineer
July 5, 2018

Thoughts on this Independence Day

If you live in the United States, you probably think that Independence Day is synonymous with the fourth of July. In reality, Independence Day holidays are celebrated around the world, commemorating...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
July 3, 2018

Address Detective – Why it is so cool!

Service Objects has been providing USPS CASS-Certified Address Validation services for over 17 years. Over this time, we have developed one of the best systems for validating, correcting and appending...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
June 28, 2018

Power Up Your Ecommerce

Some things are just better together. Like milk and cookies. Or peanut butter and jelly. Or, if you do online sales and marketing, ecommerce platforms and data validation services. Integrating live,...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
June 26, 2018

The Difference Between Webhooks and APIs

The word "webhook" sounds really cool, and it is, but what exactly is it? What does a webhook do and how is it different from an API? What do webhooks have to do with Service Objects' APIs? What is an...

Jan Rehorik, Sr. Applications Engineer
Jan Rehorik
Sr. Applications Engineer
October 18, 2016

Name Deduplication Techniques

The bane of any Database Administrator is maintaining duplicate records. They take up unnecessary space and generally do not provide any added value to contact records. A more challenging task for Database...

Service Objects
October 4, 2016

Five Elements of a Customer Success Program

Why focus on customer success? Retaining customers, maintaining customer loyalty, and getting new customers requires a holistic approach that goes beyond the basics of providing service, ensuring...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
August 9, 2016

Bots Need Address Validation Too

Remember watching Star Trek as a kid and dreaming of talking to a computer throughout the day? Then PCs arrived, and while you couldn't control them with your voice, information was at your fingertips. And...

Hendrik Fink, Sr. Product Manager
Hendrik Fink
Sr. Product Manager
July 13, 2016

Understanding VoIP – Fixed vs. Non-Fixed

If you aren’t already familiar with “Voice over IP” telephone services, or VoIP for short, you should be. It has become a popular and inexpensive form of telephony – and also one of the most common...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
January 21, 2016