An Essential Software for Linking Databases

Data Match Solutions released today DataMatch Tool™ 2.0 a very powerful software to match and merge databases. This software helps researchers, faculty and students to save valuable time and effort to collect and analyse data for their projects.

Academics can now take their research to a higher level

With DataMatch Tool™ 2.0 (DMT™ 2.0), researchers can link data from different sources easily and quickly and take their research to a higher level.

Based on their experience in academic research and their knowledge in data collection and analysis, researchers from Data Match Solutions have developed a convenient software tool with a powerful algorithm to match data from different databases.

“DataMatch Tool™ (DMT™) was created by academics for academics “, said Claude Francoeur, President of Data Match Solutions. “DMT can rapidly find perfect matches and suggest close matches. A user friendly interface makes it very easy to accept or reject suggestions and to perform absolute or relative date matches.”

“DMT is a brilliant idea. We have many databases (Compustat, Datastream, Thomson One, Amadeus, Bankscope, KLD, Audit Analytics, etc.). This software helps both staff and students to minimize time and effort to merge various data”, said Dr. Stergios Leventis from the International Hellenic University.

Bernard Bizimana, Director IT and Technical services at HEC Montreal library continued, “Finally, a software that can reconcile the different databases that we offer to our clientele. With DataMatch Tool, our librarians are now better able to assist researchers and students in achieving their data collection.”

Researchers, faculty & students worldwide use DataMatch Tool™ to :

• Find perfect and close matches between databases easily and quickly.
• Detect noisy elements.
• Find close matches between remaining data entries.
• Set predefined matches and synonyms.
• Retrieve data based on dates or time periods.
• Gather the necessary data to perform statistical and econometric tests (e.g. with SPSS or Stata).

Features of DataMatch Tool™

• Powerful algorithm and matching capabilities.
• Customizable by user.
• User friendly interface.
• Step by step tutorials and guides.
• Import from and export in MS-Excel ® , MS-Access ® , XML or Text format.

Pricing and Availability

DataMatch Tool™ 2.0 is designed for Windows XP, Vista and 7. The list price for DMT™ 2.0 is USD 419.95 (€ 299.95). For more information about DMT™ 2.0 and opportunities for using DMT™ in a large group or institution please visit www.datamatchtool.com.

About Data Match Solutions

Data Match Solutions is dedicated to providing convenient record linkage solutions to academics around the world. It specializes in using cutting-edge technologies to design powerful software that are easy to learn and use.

“Matching Data Has Never Been so Easy…”

Press Contact:

Claude Francoeur, CGA, MBA, Ph.D.
Data Match Solutions
E-mail: claude.francoeur@datamatchtool.com

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