Guided Address Capture Reference Implementation

The nCode Programmers Toolkit provides many powerful tools that facilitate the efficient capture of accurate, standardized mailing addresses. One of the major advantages of nCode over other address quality products is the breadth and flexibility of the available features. nCode provides address analysis and automatic correction, address searching, as well as address parsing and address [...]

Address Quality Functions That Efficiently Correct Your Address Data

nCode has many address quality functions that help you efficiently capture, validate and automatically correct all of your Canadian mailing addresses. Since the nCode API is so feature rich, it may not always be easy to know exactly which function is the best one to use in any given situation. This article discusses the various [...]

Configuring The Location Of nCode Reference Data Files

One of the benefits of nCode is that it is highly configurable. One of the options you have for configuring your nCode deployment is that you have several ways to set the location of your nCode address reference data. The nCode address reference database consists of a single file (NCODEREF.DAT) built using the Canada Post [...]

nCode Messages And Status Codes

nCode provides lots of feedback about the status of your addresses and what needs to be done to make them perfect. This article will tell you what kind of information is available and how you can use it. Status Codes When you analyze an address with nCode, it gives you helpful status information. The status [...]

nCode Toolkit 10.0.760 Released

As good as nCode is, we are always looking for new ways to make it even better. Over time, new address matching challenges arise. Often, these new challenges are brought to our attention by the users of nCode. In order to give our customers the best address quality tools for Canadian postal addresses, we do [...]

nCode TV: Address Correction And Standardization

You want to make sure that your addresses are accurate and correctly formatted. Getting your addresses right and keeping them that way is one of the best ways to avoid all kinds of operational and customer service problems. Want to know more about how nCode can help you to automatically correct and standardize your Canadian [...]

Alberta Wellnet

Client Since: November 2002 Products in Use: nCode Programmers Toolkit Alberta Wellnet is part of the Alberta Department of Health. They traditionally managed name and address information for everyone who was enrolled in the provincial health insurance system centrally within their mainframe system environment using Group/1 and Vality software. Their challenge was to expand the [...]

How nCode Meets The Needs Of CIBC Amicus For Improved Efficiency

CIBC chooses nCode for real-time online correction of address information for President’s Choice Financial. Client Since: January 1999 Products in Use: nCode Programmers Toolkit, nCode Web Services What They Needed: CIBC’s Amicus Group needed a real-time, online, PC based solution to validate and correct address information for a large call centre. These needs included: Address [...]

nCode Helped A Leading Canadian Retailer Reduce Cost And Risk Of Fraud

Client Since: May 2002 Products in Use: nCode Programmers Toolkit A leading Canadian retailer needed to reduce the costs associated with fraud and credit bureau reporting for their call centre. In addition, they required nCode to integrate with a third party CRM system already in place. Nova not only helped them plan their integration, but [...]

What Platforms Are Supported By The nCode Programmers Toolkit?

The nCode Programmers Toolkit provides a consistent interface across the widest set of platforms in the industry. You can run the nCode Toolkit natively on these platforms: Microsoft Windows (XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Server 2008, Windows 8, Server 2012) Linux HP-UX Sun Solaris IBM AIX IBM i (AS/400) IBM z/OS (MVS) The nCode Configuration [...]