Product roadmap

Last updated: May 2022

This roadmap provides a snapshot of the direction and development priorities for Experian’s data quality solutions. Please note, all enhancements and timings are subject to change at our discretion.

Feature
Data
Performance
Customer experience
Security
Available
v2.7 Interactive Snapshots
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Drill down into underlying data for Profile, Group, Union and Validate Workflow steps.
April
v2.7 Multi-batch interactive Snapshots
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Use multi-batch Datasets to store and compare data that changes over time, such as sales data or monthly validation rule results.
April
v2.7 Columns to rows (unpivot) step
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Flip data from columns to rows for enhanced reporting.
April
v2.7 Issue lists (Beta)
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Assign data issues to relevant users/teams within your organization and track the progress to resolution.
April
Building
v2.8 Rows to columns (pivot) step
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Flip data from row to columns for enhanced reporting.
Q3
v2.8 View and maintain Find duplicates store
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Maintain a permanent duplicate store which allows you to interact with it easily and inspect or update the single view of your data.
Q3
v2.8 Interactive snapshots enhancements
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Enhancement including profiling and grouping.
Q3
v2.8 Batch management
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Limit the number of batches in a Dataset and bulk delete batches.
Q3
v2.8 Validate rules ignore rows
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Ability to ignore Validate step rules to improve data accuracy.
Q3
v2.8 Issue lists
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Assign data issues to all users (including consumers) and track the progress to resolution.
Q3
Planning
Multi-tenant hosting
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
A cloud-based architected solution managed and maintained by Experian to ensure continuous support of heavy usage scenarios for our customers globally.
3rd party data catalog integration
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Ability to integrate Data Studio with your catalog solutions to gain more detailed data insights and derive more value.
Scaling and resiliency improvements
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
To ensure optimal product performance during peak periods, we will implement robust and reliable scaling to support demand.
Cloud licensing
Aperture Data StudioGlobal
Manage cloud-based licensing with expiry notifications via Experian Self-Service Portal.
Available
Enhanced Experian Address Validation
Experian Address ValidationGlobal
Benefit from multiple address search methods, improved product performance, better matching and additional functionality within our flagship REST API for the best-in-class customer experience.
May
Mosaic v7 data
All On-premises productsGBR
Append the most up-to-date consumer demographic insights from the latest Experian Mosaic datasets when addresses are validated and cleaned.
January
Building
REST interface On-premises
Pro APIPro WebBatch APIGlobal
A new RESTful interface to reduce integration time and improve the experience when using On-premise validation solutions.
Q2
Certification reporting
Batch APIGlobal
Stay compliant with self-serve certification reports based on established local regulatory templates.
Q2
Locality code conversion
Pro APIPro WebGlobal
Translation of locality codes into city and state combinations to simplify end-user journeys, reduce effort and risk of error for your customers.
Q2
Planning
Search functionality improvements
Experian Address ValidationGlobal
The ability to filter address results in the picklist by a pre-defined geographical location, such as physical location of the web client, and also search across multiple countries at once.
Layout management
Experian Address ValidationGlobal
The ability for our customers to configure their address layouts either through an API endpoint or UI in our Self Service Portal.
Reverse geocoding
Experian Address ValidationGlobal
More precise location-based searching using reverse geocoding of coordinates to addresses.
Available
Disposable mobile number identification
Experian Phone ValidationGlobal
Identify mobile numbers from over 60 countries as disposable or temporary at the point of capture, so you can decide whether to accept this type of number in online forms.
January
Building
Consumer versus business email type identifier
Email Automated BatchGlobal
Identify the email addresses in your email lists as consumer or business for enhanced customer segmentation and targeting.
Q2
Internationalized email support
Email Automated BatchGlobal
Allow validation of email addresses that contain non-latin characters.
Q2
Live status checking
Experian Phone ValidationNorth America
Improved validation accuracy for US phone numbers, increasing deliverability and enhancing phone/SMS marketing campaigns.
Q2
Planning
Additional domain & email metadata
Experian Email ValidationGlobal
Increased insights, including domain activity, domain registration date and domain country.
Role account validation
Experian Email ValidationGlobal
Enhance the real-time API to better identify and validate email addresses containing a role (i.e. admin@), to ensure only valid email addresses are captured.
European datacentre
Experian Email ValidationGlobal
An additional data centre in Europe to meet customer requirements for data processing.
Validation confidence level improvements
Experian Email ValidationEmail Automated BatchGlobal
More detailed confidence levels and responses for better classification of email addresses, providing greater insight into health of the email data and better analysis by customers.
Available
Compatibility updates
All productsGlobal
Maintenance releases of our data validation apps to ensure optimal performance and adhere to the latest product updates from Salesforce, SAP and Microsoft.
May
Enhanced email & phone validation
Salesforce Sales/Service CloudGlobal
Enabling the latest and greatest version of Experian Email Validation in our app for enhanced real-time performance. We'll also update the app to include key PV metadata.
April
UK Government and Health data
Salesforce Sales/Service CloudMicrosoft Dynamics 365Global
Enrich UK postal addresses in real-time with rich insights from Government and Health datasets to better identify and serve citizens/patients.
January
Building
Enhanced email & phone validation
Microsoft Dynamics 365Global
Enabling the latest and greatest version of Experian Email Validation in our app for enhanced real-time performance. We'll also update the app to include key PV metadata.
Q3
Microsoft Dynamics v4.1
Microsoft Dynamics 365Global
Improving our data validation app by releasing minor product enhancements requested by clients globally.
Q2
Planning
SAP S/4 HANA certification
SAPGlobal
SAP S/4 HANA for SAP ABAP Add-On certification for our real-time data validation.
REST API for address validation
SAPGlobal
Supporting our flagship REST API, Experian Address Validation, to validate and enrich addresses in SAP ECC6, S/4 HANA and CRM7.
Free trial experience
Microsoft Dynamics 365Salesforce Sales/Service CloudGlobal
Streamlining the onboarding process for prospects in all regions by automatically issuing product activation tokens for the free trial.


FAQs

What is the purpose of this roadmap?

The roadmap is publicly available to provide you with better insight into our plans and longer-term vision. It is constantly changing as we deliver new items to market, explore new opportunities and take your feedback into account.

How frequently is the roadmap updated?

This roadmap is updated on a quarterly basis. Q1- end of March, Q2 - end of June, Q3 - end of September, Q4 - end of December

What do the tags mean?

There are two types of tags:

  • Product – the product(s) that the release applies to.
  • Region – the region(s) that the release is most relevant to, it does not specify availability for sale.

Does the roadmap show everything?

No, the roadmap shows the highlights of key releases recently delivered, currently being built or being explored for future release. If you need a more detailed view or have queries for a specific product, please contact your Account Manager to talk through in more detail.

Product roadmap disclaimer

The Building and Planning sections in the roadmap contain forward-looking statements which provide an indication of product development and exploration plans. These statements may be identified by words such as "expect", "look forward to", "anticipate", "intend", "plan", "will", or words of similar meaning. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors. Therefore, the releases, scope and timings are subject to change at our discretion without prior warning.

More information

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