What is Data Com used for?
Data.com Clean compares your account, contact, and lead records with records from Data.com and creates a link between your records and matching Data.com records. Clean also provides clean status information for accounts, contacts, and leads. In Salesforce Classic, your users can do the following.
What happened to data com?
What happened to Data.com Connect? Guided by customer and partner feedback, Salesforce's priority is on developing a new vision for data integration. To help us maintain this focus, Data.com Connect has been retired.
Is Data Com going away?
To support customers' needs around compliance and to remain a leader in trust and privacy, Salesforce removed all contact data from the Data.com service on February 1, 2021. ... Once contact data is removed from the Data.com service, you will no longer be able to use Data.com to import or update Contact or Lead records.
Who took over Datacom?
The data.com Connect service started life as the Jigsaw Data Corp in 2004 and was sold to Salesforce in 2010 for $28 Million in cash and stock. Jigsaw was a leading provider of business contact with a business-to-business base community of over 1.2 million avid and active members.