Amec Wheeler Foster automates data deduplication to streamline data migration

Company profile

Wood Group has combined with Amec Foster Wheeler to form a new global leader in the delivery of project, engineering, and technical services to energy and industrial markets.

Business use-case

With the increasing demands of the environmental engineering industry, the company was in strong need of streamlining their business processes for the upcoming influx of projects and human resources tasks. The company was in process of migrating to a new finance and HR system and knew the quality of their data needed improvement before going to the next important step. 

Solution and benefits 

Using DataMatch™, Data Ladder’s flagship data software, the company was able to manage its deduplication efforts. With the large task of migrating all of their existing financial and human resources information to a new system, they also plan to use DataMatch™ to clean and repopulate their systems.  

  • Keep the data accurate.  
  • Maintain a high level of data quality need to migrate into their new financial and HR system.  
  • Speed up the deduplication process.  

Using DataMatch’s robust data cleansing and deduplication solutions, the client was not only able to keep their data accurate but was also able to maintain a high level of data quality needed to migrate into their new financial and HR systems. 

“It’s not just about dollars saved but it’s also about maintaining data quality through automation. Being able to pexport changes and upload them through our system is very helpful instead of having to manually key them.” 

Project Manager

As a “very simple” tool, DataMatch™ helped speed up the process of deduplication through fuzzy matching algorithms and made sorting through data fields to find null information easier. It also eliminated the need for manual entry, enabling users to export changes and upload them as needed. 

About DataMatch Enterprise 

DataMatch Enterprise is a user-friendly and powerful software that helps business users across many industries manage their data more effectively and drive their bottom line. Our enterprise-grade matching tool has been proven to find approximately 5-12% more matches than leading software companies IBM and SAS in 15 different studies. Let Data Ladder be your partner in your next marketing campaign. Increase your sales by offering data cleansing services through DataMatch™. 

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