December 9, 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||ALL||SOAP/REST||Descriptions for the indicator elements have been updated but functionality has not changed.|
|Assessment Product Service|
Custom Product Service
|ALL||SOAP/REST||Maximum Credit Limit Recommendation (MCR) is now delivered in the US and CA.|
|Compliance Verification Service||1.1||SOAP/REST||New Compliance Beneficial Ownership Structure (CMP_BOS) and Compliance Beneficial Ownership List (CMP_BOL) products have been added.|
|Compliance Verification Service||1.1||SOAP/REST||New elements have been added to the request: OwnershipType, OwnershipPercentage, and ExcludedUndisclosedHoldingsIndicator|
New elements have been added to the reponse: TotalFilingCount, TotalFilingRegisteredCount, MostRecentFilingDate, MostRecentOpenFilingDate, MostRecentClosedFilingDate, and OpenFilingsCount
|Linkage Service||ALL||SOAP/REST||The D-U-N-S numbers returned in the response will be nine-digit numeric values, and padded with leading zeros when needed.|
|Monitoring Service||ALL||SOAP/REST||The MCR element has been enabled for monitoring for the US and CA.|
|Monitoring Service||7.0||SOAP/REST||Added functionality to support Monitoring based on customer preference of the service version number. Elements have been removed: ServiceVersionNumber and SubmittingOfficeID. Error codes have been added.|
|N/A||N/A||N/A||Country-level access restriction has been enabled at the subscriber/user level.|
|N/A||N/A||N/A||Geographic limitations have been added for France and Thailand.|
Deprecated Service Versions
The following versions of the services listed have been upgraded with newer versions; however, the older versions are still available and will be supported until December 9, 2018.
|Compliance Verification Service||1.0||Upgraded to version 1.1|
|Monitoring Service||6.1||Upgraded to version 7.0|
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-v135.zip||December 9, 2016||January 6, 2017|
*These files are periodically refreshed with the latest business element definitions, and to incorporate any adjustments/minor corrections made to the services.