August 26, 2016
If you need assistance implementing these changes, or have questions regarding the new features or business elements, please contact the D&B Direct Customer Support team at (866) 465-3829 or submit an online request for assistance.
Service Additions and Changes
The following additions were implemented to the D&B Direct 2.0 API:
|All Services||All||SOAP/REST||New Country Names and Country Codes have been added to reflect global changes, such as new countries forming, and existing countries consolidating or dissolving. Please refer to the Country Code Update page for more information.|
|All Services||All||SOAP/REST||Global Availability and WSDL schema have been updated for every service to reflect Country Codes changes; not including EntityList service.|
|Firmographics||All||SOAP/REST||Error Code message PD016 has been updated to display "Requested Product is not available since the requested DUNS is deleted or transferred to a new DUNS".|
|Linkage Service||All||SOAP/REST||Documentation has been updated to include more detail around Full Family Tree (LNK_FF) and Upward Linkage (LNK_UPF) products.|
|Monitoring||All||SOAP/REST||The new multicondition expression Element Previous has been added as an operand to the monitoring service enabling rules to be defined for both new and old values.|
|Monitoring||All||SOAP/REST||Change Reason Text aggregate has been added to Monitoring service to add meaning to change notices.|
|Monitoring||All||SOAP/REST||Multicondition for Create Monitoring Profile features now supports up to ten change conditions.|
|Monitoring||Version 6.1||SOAP/REST||In Date Status Text and Unreachable Indicator response elements have been added to Monitoring service.|
|Monitoring||Version 6.1||SOAP/REST||Customer Reference Text and Organization Name request elements have been added for List Change Notice monitoring service.|
Deprecated Service Versions
No service versions were deprecated as a part of this release.
This Microsoft Exceltm spreadsheet identifies the business elements and data fields delivered by each D&B Data product, along with the data types and definitions. Also available is a chart showing what countries have data available for each D&B Data product. More details...
|Directional-Data-Primer-v126.zip||August 26, 2016|
*These files are periodically refreshed with the latest business element definitions, and to incorporate any adjustments/minor corrections made to the services.