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Direct 2.0

March 08, 2019

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:

Custom Product Service, Firmographic Product Service, Compliance Verification ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Enable all business registration numbers for Italian DUNS.

Custom Product Service, Trade Detail Product ServiceALLSOAP/REST

Resolved mapping for the below elements in country: US. (Both 12month & 24month will contain same data).

Affected Xpath: Product.Organization.BusinessTrading.Purchaser.CurrentPaydexScore.TwelveMonthsPaydex.TotalPaymentExperiencesUsedCount Product.Organization.BusinessTrading.Purchaser.CurrentPaydexScore.TwentyFourMonthsPaydex.TotalPaymentExperiencesUsedCount

Compliance Check Service7.0SOAP/REST

Return EventDetail aggregate as sorted by descending of EventDate in Search Compliance Alerts Response.

Firmographics Service7.0SOAP/REST

New Service version for diversity changes to include additional indicator and detail section.

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.

Firmographics Service6.1Upgraded 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-v174.zipMarch 08, 2019 

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