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WhiteBox has been providing world-class solutions in data migration, data analysis and data conversion for over 25 years. Our highly experienced team utilizes proprietary tools and project management best practices to minimize risks and improve accuracy. We provide data services on a fixed-price basis while ensuring data conversions are successfully completed in a timely basis. We hope you enjoy our blog as we continue to post helpful information.

Knowing your own data and application — what your analyst wishes you knew.

August 22 | 2018

Is it time for your company to take on a data conversion? Before you begin, your data analyst wants you to consider a couple items leading up to the process that will aid in both your success and ours. Have Your Foundation At the very beginning of the software implementation, we schedule a call with […]

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Keep The Garbage Out of Your Database with These Simple Steps

June 29 | 2018

Fun fact, did you know that 66% of people change their job every year? In addition to that, almost 20% of addresses and 18% of telephone numbers change every year. To sum it up, it’s safe to say that a typical business’s customer data decays at a rate of 30% per year. Here’s another shocker: […]

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Protect Yourself By “Spring Cleaning” Your Data

May 22 | 2018

Spring has sprung and it’s an optimal time to declutter your life. You know the drill — start at the top of each room, and work down; clear out all of the clutter and reorganize; give floors, windows and baseboards a good scrubbing; polish up furniture and fixtures to make them shine; and maybe even […]

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Testing — The Most Crucial Step in Data Conversion

April 3 | 2018

Now that you’ve properly planned and prepared for your data conversion project (and if you haven’t please see our last blog), you’re ready for the most important part of the data conversion process — testing! Testing (Mock Iteration Reviews): The most crucial stage in the conversion process is the testing stage. Typically, a company will […]

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Preparing for a Data Conversion Project

March 20 | 2018

Conversion of data from an existing system, is one of the most challenging and critical tasks a company must accomplish during the implementation process of a new software system. For the conversion process to be successful, a company must not only plan and prepare, but also understand the functionality of the target database and commit […]

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The Data Conversion Process: Partnering for Success

February 25 | 2016

For over 25 years, the experienced team of experts at White Box Technologies, Inc. has helped to successfully migrate thousands of databases. After all, that’s what we do every day. We understand the challenges and unique nuances of the data conversion process, and have learned how to minimize your risks for the best possible outcome. […]

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