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Direct 2.0

July 13, 2018

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:


Updated Street Address element in GDP for the following country: Egypt.

Batch Service, Transactional Mini-Batch ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Updated Splunk to capture Batch Reference Text 1 to 5 for Batch Flows.

Investigation ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Updated investigation Delivery Method Code.

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.

Compliance Check Service4.0Upgraded to version 7.0

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-v161.zipJuly 13, 2018 

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