New matching components which work in Spark framework have been introduced in the studio, namely tMatchPairing, tMatchModel and tMatchPredict. These components replaces the technical preview versions introduced in the previous release, namely tMatchPairing, tMatchFeaturing and tMatchPredict. Spark 2.0 is fully supported.
The new component tDataShuffling has been introduced in the studio. Users can use this component in standard Jobs as well as in a Spark framework. Spark 2.0 is fully supported.
Users can use now the components tVerifyEmail, tRuleSurvivorship, tSynonymSearch, tVerifyEmail, tGenKey and tStandardizePhoneNumber in a Spark framework. Spark 2.0 is fully supported.
The address correction components have been upgraded with the latest libraries.
Much improvement has been done on the tDataMasking component especially to generate unique SSN even if the size of data is big.
Much improvement has been done on the tMelissaDataAddress and tVerifyEmail components.