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Read up on our technical blogs, covering technology & AI, data management and data quality, and insights from the market.

It was good to be in London to take part in NI Business and Innovation with Datactics!

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It was good to be in London to take part in NI Business and Innovation with my colleagues at Datactics where we celebrated 100 years of NI entrepreneurship and business success. I grew up in Belfast. I remember attending the 1971 festival which marked Northern Ireland’s first fifty years. I was eight years old that …

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Rules Suggestion – What is it and how can it help in the pursuit of improving data quality?  

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Written by Daniel Browne, Machine Learning Engineer Defining data quality rules and collection of rules for data quality projects is often a manual time-consuming process. It often involves a subject matter expert reviewing data sources and designing quality rules to ensure the data complies with integrity, accuracy and / or regulatory standards. As data sources …

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Datactics Round-up: We have been shortlisted for 3 awards at the Data Management Insight Awards 2021!

Datactics has been shortlisted for 3 awards at the Data Management Insight Awards 2021!

It’s been a jam-packed couple of weeks at Datactics. With Friday here again, we’re back to share with you upcoming in-person events, award shortlist news, video footage, and an upcoming panel appearance! Read on for more… In-person events have returned and we are jumping on that plane Join us at D&A Metro London. It is the hyper-local …

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Datactics Round-up: We are the gold sponsor of the Data Management Summit USA Virtual 2021!

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It’s been a fast-paced number of weeks at Datactics. With Friday here again, we’re back to share with you upcoming events, video appearances, an exciting role within Datactics, and our new Insurance whitepaper! Read on for more… Fiona Browne will be sharing on the science of data discovery and the art of implementation for business …

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“Working in a team with such talented women has pushed me to want to progress in my career further” – Edele Copeland, Software Engineer

Edele Copeland joined Datactics just under 6 months ago to work in our Software Development team.  We have loved getting to know her and wanted to take the time to ask her about how she is settling in; what her favourite part of being in the team is; and how she sees her role developing into the future.  Hi Edele, how are you settling into the role?  Brilliantly! I was delighted to immediately feel part of the …

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Datactics Round-up: Finally getting our full team together for a Strategy filled morning session at the Europa Hotel

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It’s been a busy couple of weeks at Datactics. With Friday upon us again, we’re back with news of our company strategy day, podcasts, an exciting role within Datactics, and sharing our new case studies! Read on for more… Finally getting our full team together for a Strategy filled morning session at the Europa Hotel …

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“To me, I always want to bring value, it’s something I have sought to do every day throughout my entire career…” – Meet Jackie: our Commerical Manager

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Jackie Devine began working with Datactics just under a year ago, meeting up with the team at Belfast’s Hubflow shared working space. In the time since she has joined, she has been actively involved in establishing a dedicated sales function for new GovTech business, supporting the establishment of a partner network, and improving operational processes for qualifying, winning, and delivering IT …

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“The Pre-Sales team is growing rapidly, and I am really looking forward to being a part of the team’s success” Meet Kevin: our new Data Management Consultant

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We are delighted to welcome Kevin to the team as he takes up a brand-new post with the Datactics Technical Pre-Sales team. Kevin has worked across software and test automation for the past 5 years, three of which have seen him living and working in Montreal, Canada. With a strong background in software behind him, we are excited to see him get stuck into life at Datactics. But first, we thought we would get …

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Datactics Round-up: Data quality guru Julian Wavell has joined our growing London team

It’s a scorching Friday here in Belfast, and we’re back with news of awards ceremonies, new data guru hire, and how to make those changes needed to get your data health on track. Read on for more… Finally getting to an in-person awards ceremony, courtesy of UK FinTech Last night, our Head of Business Development …

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Data Health: Why does it matter? | Luca Rovesti

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Introduction  Getting into shape is a big focus of summer advertising campaigns, where we’re all encouraged to eat, drink and do the right things to keep our bodies and minds on top form. You’ll be relieved to read that at Datactics we’re far more concerned about the health of your data, so open that packet of cookies, pour yourself …

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“For me, the outcome of what I do is the most important thing…” Meet Julian: our Head of Business Development UK

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Julian Wavell kickstarted his role as Head of Business Development UK at Datactics a few weeks ago. We thought it would be a good idea to sit down with him and chat about his role and what he is hoping to achieve within it. Hi Julian! It’s great to have you join us, could you …

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Datactics Round-up: We won Best Data Quality Management System Award at SITC!

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Friday is here again! After a busy last 2 weeks, we are excited to tell you all our developments that have been happening over the past fortnight. Datactics unveiled new dedicated Client Services hub Last week we released press for the opening of our new office which marked the latest chapter in Datactics’ rapid growth …

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Datactics’ key takeaways from DIT North America Week!

Last week we attended the Department for International Trade (DIT) ‘North America Week’ which took place from the 21st-25th June. The event allowed us to hear from companies who have worked with DIT to grow their businesses in North America, as they share both their successes and challenges.    This event week was firmly on our calendar as Brendan McCarthy, Business Development …

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Datactics Round-up: New Office opening and Invest NI filming!

Friday is here again! After a busy last 2 weeks of June, we are excited to tell you all our developments that have been happening over the past fortnight. Datactics unveils new dedicated Client Services hub! Last week we officially opened our new office which marked the latest chapter in Datactics’ rapid growth story, following …

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Knife Crime – Using Technology to improve results at ONS

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On May 18th 2021, the UK Government published its response to the consultation on the National Data Strategy (NDS) and next steps for making the UK a world leading data economy. Outlined are five key priority ‘missions’ that underpin the delivery of the strategy, including a commitment to transforming government use of data, in order …

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Datactics Round-up: Workplace of the Year and Young Person of the Year Nominations at Digital DNA Awards 2021!

Friday is here again! After a busy first 2 weeks of June, we are excited to tell you all our developments that have been happening over the past fortnight. Shortlisted for Waters Rankings 2021! We have been nominated in the Waters Rankings 2021, as voting closes today – a vote would be brilliant! Each year, WatersTechnology.com ask …

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Datactics took part in the UK-Thailand Tech Export Academy Mission!

A month ago today, marked the final day of the Department for International Trade (DIT)‘s UK-Thailand Tech Export Academy Mission. Thank you (or should we day ขอขอบคุณ) for superb introductory calls!  One major focal point of the Smart City agenda is galvanising the effective use of data to make the communities we live in a safer and more prosperous place to be. Discussions emerged on …

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Datactics Round-up: We have been shortlisted for Waters Rankings 2021!

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Friday is here again! After a busy last 2 weeks of May, we are excited to tell you all our developments that have been happening over the past fortnight. Shortlisted for Waters Rankings 2021 We have been shortlisted for the Waters Rankings 2021. Each year, waterstechnology ask their readers at investment banks, asset management firms, …

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