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Direct 2.0

August 18, 2017

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:

Company Service6.0SOAP/REST

Deprecated the Domain Name Text element for Match and Get Cleanse Match services.

Entity List Service6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3SOAP/REST

Resolved defect to return CM018 for No Candidates returned.

Financial StatementsALLSOAP/REST

NOTE: Enhanced Financial Statements (US only) are available to customers, providing the latest, most granular data. Customers may see up to three types of Financial Statements. Details are provided on the Financial Statements page.

Firmographic Product Service6.1SOAP/REST

Deprecated the Total Inquiries Count element across all DCP_* products.

Linkage Product Service4.0SOAP/REST

Updated the request elements specification for LNK_FF and LNK_UPF.

Linkage Product ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Updated the Corporate Linkage response to return the US country with Puerto Rico as a territory.

Monitoring Service7.0, 7.1SOAP/REST

Resolved a defect by enabling version-based profile creation for all Compliance Verification Service Products.

Monitoring ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Updated the Monitoring Registration Status by enabling the use of the Update Registration operation for Cancelling a Request in Pending or Active state. See the Monitoring Registration Flow page for more information.

Data Primer

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...

Data PrimerReleasedRefreshed*
Directional-Data-Primer-v146.zipAugust 18, 2017September 6, 2017

*These files are periodically refreshed with the latest business element definitions, and to incorporate any adjustments/minor corrections made to the services.