The following APIs provided by Melissa Data are used in the tMelissaDataAddress component:
- Address Object is used to clean up contact data,
- GeoCoder Object is used to access geographic data. GeoCode and GeoPoint are two different GeoCoder API methods. Using GeoCode, you can retrieve the latitude and longitude coordinates of a 9-digit ZIP code centroid. Using GeoPoint, you can retrieve the rooftop level latitude and longitude coordinates of addresses, provided that you purchased the license,
- RightFielder Object is used to parse and
reorganize input data into usable data types. The
Parse(String address1Str)method is used to parse fields.