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Application Integration VS. Data Integration: How Do They Differ?  

Handling data is the core activity of both application and data integration. The main goal is the same: make the data usable, accessible and functional for the data users. The processes translate data from several sources and transform it into a new data set. Although data integration and application get treated as one and the same, it's an incorrect conception and can lead to miscommunication inside the organization and one of the processes can be neglected all at once, when both should be working together towards the goal of making the data set accessible. (more…)

The Data Transformation Process Explained in Four Steps 

Even if data transformation is not the primary process or part of the routine for your company, understanding the key steps involved in the data transformation process is crucial, especially as businesses nowadays are collecting more data than ever before.     As data gets collected, stored and analyzed in several formats and in massive data sets, having the power to perform the basic steps of data transformation from one format and form to the other is common and required for most businesses, as they need to take advantage of this never-ending amount of information.  (more…)

Data Integration: Your Go-to Guide to Know More!

Data sharing and storing by companies became part of the routine, it's something that they do every day, despite the issues that can be found along the way. Most businesses deal with several data management systems, which automatically translates into a variety of data formats that need to co-exist, and to do that, they use data integration to combine the data types and formats into one single location.   Data integration technologies make the job of making all those different data formats co-exist in a single place, commonly called a data warehouse, in which the company will be able to use the data to gather insights, support the decision-making and help to fix any possible issues. (more…)

Is It Possible To Migrate Your Data With Rapid Deployment Solutions?

When introducing new systems or applications to your company, it's necessary to go through the data migration process, which consists of moving data from one place, format or application to another. Nowadays, data migration is happening a lot when companies move from on-premise datasets to cloud-based storage and systems to gain productivity with better costs.   Cloud-based business software and applications are becoming more popular as companies are making the definitive move to cloud solutions, especially when cloud tools can fix and work on most of the problems that the on-premise tools face constantly and have features that make them different from the on-premise applications. (more…)

4 Factors To Consider To Get Your Data To Work Accurately

Getting data to work accurately is one of the main priorities most companies have across different industries. Nowadays, inaccurate data means real-world implications that could lead the business to big problems – for example, in finance, inaccurate data can mean violation of regulations and compliance, in healthcare could mean making a mistake when caring for a patient.   So data accuracy is not just something to be considered inside data quality, it's a key characteristic that makes data something reliable to be read, analyzed and used on the most important decision-making inside companies.   (more…)

Why Should You Use Cloud Platform Integration?

The fast-paced environment present in most companies is constantly changing, growing and evolving with new technologies, systems, software and all types of tools that are introduced to the market to digitize and automate in order to create twice the value with half of the time.    One of the most important and probably the biggest developments of the last few years is the possibility of migration to the cloud for most IT applications. An industry analysis by Gartner estimated that over 75% of mid-sized and large organizations will have adopted a multi-cloud or hybrid IT strategy. (more…)

Prepare Your Enterprise Better For The Future With Data Lineage

As 2022 began, most companies are working on their annual business plan or are working on the first actions to start implementing it. And as data becomes one of the most valuable assets companies can have, it's crucial to also develop a robust action plan for data.    This action plan should be about keeping the data collection, storing, processing and analyzing from all available sources working well and continuously with minimized risks.   This means that, if data is part of the annual plan as the number one fuel for the decisions, data quality should be a priority, in order to achieve only the best results. Decisions on where to place the budget, how efforts should be allocated between projects and which tools the company will invest to deal with their data should be mapped on the data plan. (more…)

Why You Should Be Mindful of Data Aggregation Risks

Having financial data information online, or all compiled in one single place, can be risky if done without the help of data aggregators – normally companies that are ready to help organize your financial life. Financial data aggregation requires strong data quality, management and reporting, to certify that the data is accurate.   Even the most "basic" financial data aggregation will put all information about the company financial situation in the same place with a single dashboard view, sometimes called a hub or a portal, that will show all the parameters defined by the users and data analysts, like investments, savings, credit balances, bank accounts, credit card account and possible insurances. (more…)

A Proven Step-By-Step Approach To Data Reconciliation

Data reconciliation is a process that is often severely underestimated by many companies. It is the phase during any data migration in which the data gets verified. This process compares data between two sources, or between a source system and destination, to ensure that the data was transferred or received correctly, and that it remains consistent between them.  (more…)

How Are Financial Data Aggregators Changing The Game For Financial Services? [Infographic]

What is Financial Data Aggregation? 

Financial data aggregation is a process of collecting information from a wide array of accounts like investment accounts, bank accounts, credit card accounts, loans, and much more into a single place. After the complete collection of the information, the customer can always check all the financial details in a single place.  (more…)

How Data Lineage Drives Business Value?

Data is becoming one of the most critical parts of almost every business – and in some cases, data is already the most important component for data-driven businesses.    Data has been around for a while, but there's no denying that the past few years have been critical ones. According to an IBM report on data, 90% of the world's data was created in the last 2 years, that's around 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created per day. (more…)

How To Minimize Data Migration Downtime

Data migration is one of the trickiest processes related to data. During the data migration downtime is a significant consideration due to its impacts on your business, even with when utilizing rapid data conversion services.  (more…)

Why should I buy your solution?

We understand the business challenges that you face.  We understand that technology isn’t always easy to use, but it should be.  But, most importantly, we build solutions that solve real problems, create efficiencies in execution, and return real ROI.

Who are you guys, anyway?

Mt. Airy Technologies was founded by serial entrepreneurs who have been working with data and IT systems their entire careers.  They understand that business groups need technologies that can help and empower them, not box them in or restrict what they need to get done.

What makes you qualified to help me?

We have been working with data, big and small, for more than 25 years and have been developing cutting-edge software solutions for more than 20 years.  We’ve seen the problems that you are trying to solve for.  We’ve lived them ourselves.  In the end, we aren’t building software.  We are solving real business challenges.

What results will I actually see?

You will see a return on your investment right away.  We’ve seen clients achieve real, meaningful results within hours of getting started.  Our solutions are meant to make you more efficient and streamlined.  They help you solve data-related challenges faster than you ever thought possible.

How much does it cost?

Pricing depends on your use of our tools.  Clients with higher data processing volumes pay a higher price.  We work with you to find pricing that works for you and doesn’t make you feel restricted in your use of our solutions.  Contact us to discuss the problems you are trying to solve and we will work with you to provide you with an amazing ROI.

Am I locked into a long-term contract?

Our contract terms can be flexible and tailored to your particular needs.  We offer a range of term lengths, from one-time use to multi-year.  Oftentimes, we are happy to provide you with more favorable pricing for a longer term length.

Are there any hidden fees?

No!  As with any enterprise, we do offer consulting to assist you in building any of the integrations, reconciliations, or other components.  But, Emissary is a self-service tool.  The price that you agree is the price that you pay.

Is my data secure?

We take great precautions to ensure that your data is secure.  We will be happy to discuss those measures with you, but they include alignment with SOC2 and ISO27001 guidelines and practices.

How do you deliver your solutions?

Our software solutions are delivered as a service (SaaS).  We deploy them in the cloud, with strict security protocols to protect you and your data.

What if I end up not liking your solution?

We want all of our clients to be raving fans of our solutions and realize tremendous ROI in the purchase of our solutions.  In the unlikely event that our solutions don’t end up working for you, we will either work relentlessly to make them valuable to you, or work with you to end our business relationship.

What am I actually signing up for?

Emissary is a data tool that has many capabilities.  You can use it as an ETL tool, to build interfaces between even the most complex systems, for converting from old platforms to new ones, to compare or reconcile data between systems, or to view your field-level data lineage across your organization.

What kind of support do you offer?

We offer several levels of client support for our software solutions, from basic email/text-based support to extented 24/7 high-touch support, to paid consulting.  We are happy to tailor our support levels to your specific needs.

Do I need my IT group to help?

Not unless you them want to!  Emissary is a No-Code tool built for non-developers to use.  It puts the power of developing interfaces, conversion programs, and reconciliations in the hands of business users or analysts.  IT is certainly welcomed and able to use our solution, but it isn’t necessary that they actively participate!

How do I present this to my team?

Tell your team that you have found a solution that will empower them and help eliminate alot of manual processing that they are doing.  Let them know that it was built for people who don’t necessary know how to program/code.


What does your solution integrate with?

Emissary IS an integration tool, so it can integrate with anything.  The beauty of the solution is that any new system can be set up very quickly.  Even systems that have proprietary data formats can be quickly configured in Emissary, making all of those layouts available to your users.

What happens if I wait?

You could wait, but why?  You are only prolonging the pain that you feel.  Problems that impede business and productivity need to be eliminated right away.  Our solutions provide immediate relief and real ROI.  Put your resources to work as soon as you can, if not sooner.