Goodbye DUNS, Hello SAMMI

The time is coming to say goodbye to the D-U-N-S® number.

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently published a resource page that outlines upcoming changes to the unique entity identifier used to do business with the government.

Beginning in December 2020, the D-U-N-S® number will be replaced by a “new, non-proprietary identifier” requested in, and assigned by, the System for Award Management ( This new identifier is being called the Unique Entity Identifier (UEI), or the Entity ID.


Published: Aug 13, 2019 8:28am