The federal government is taking the first steps toward getting rid of a proprietary business identifier it uses in its procurement processes and that critics say weakens open-data initiatives.
Source: Sun could be setting on DUNS — FCW
Be wary of the sunset that could also diminish the ability of individual companies and professionals to gain access to open data, unless you happen to be one of the companies that will make a buck (lot’s of them!) rehashing free government data.
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