Matching: Discrimination, Misinformation, and Sudden Death
InSITE 2005 • Volume 5 • 2005
This paper discusses the conceptual challenges faced in designing a new system of matching incoming records for a very large database from diverse sources. Problems of satisfying a “match” with sufficient flexibility and rigor in an environment of imperfect data are outlined.
knowledge representation, software design, information retrieval, matching, database finding duplicates in large databases, misinformation