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Methods and systems for managing and updating information relating to economic entities using sets of unique identifiers. A universe database contains record entries. Each of the record entries is associated with a unique universe identifier. A customer database contains customer record entries. Each customer record entry is associated with a unique customer identifier. A conversion table provides a mapping between the unique universe identifiers and the unique customer identifiers. The information contained in the customer database is updated using the unique universe identifiers, unique customer identifiers and the conversion table. The unique universe identifiers and the unique customer identifiers are stable over a period of time.

Title
System and method for managing and updating information relating to economic entities
Application Number
9/992809
Publication Number
7370044 (B2)
Application Date
November 19, 2001
Publication Date
May 6, 2008
Inventor
Markus R Satterfield
Alpharetta
GA, US
David J Karas
Duluth
GA, US
James Crawford Redman
Jackson
GA, US
Robert Kelly Mulhern
Suwanee
GA, US
Agent
Kilpatrick Stockton
Assignee
Equifax
GA, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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