Implementation of Matching Tree Technique for Online Record Linkage
The task of finding records referring to the same entity across heterogeneous data sources is known as record linkage. The necessity to consolidate the information located in different data sources has been widely documented in recent years. For the purpose of completing this goal, several types of problems, must be solved by an organization. When same real world substance is used by different identifiers in different sources entity heterogeneity problem will arise. For solving the entity heterogeneity problem statistical record linkage technique could be used.