The Merge/Purge Problem for Large Databases


Many commercial organizations routinely gather large numbers of databases for various marketing and business analysis functions. The task is to correlate information from different databases by identifying distinct individuals that appear in a number of different databases typically in an inconsistent and often incorrect fashion. The problem we study here… (More)
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@inproceedings{Hernndez1995TheMP, title={The Merge/Purge Problem for Large Databases}, author={Mauricio A. Hern{\'a}ndez and Salvatore J. Stolfo}, booktitle={SIGMOD Conference}, year={1995} }