Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

Message board to keep postal customers informed of changes to mailing standards, services, and prices.

October 26, 2012

IMb™ Services Update

Reminder: PostalOne!® Release 32.0.0 Deployment — will require an extended maintenance window to complete all software updates. There will be a PostalOne!® outage from 8 p.m. CDT, Saturday, October 27, 2012, through 9 a.m. CDT, Sunday, October 28, 2012. A mandatory Mail.dat® client download will be available immediately following the software update.

PostalOne! Release 32.0 Deployment to Test Environment for Mailers (TEM) — will occur on Monday, October 29, 2012, and PostalOne! TEM will be unavailable from 4 a.m. through 4 p.m. CDT.

IMb® Reminder: January 28, 2013 is almost here...are you ready? Have you converted from POSTNET® to the Intelligent Mail® barcode (IMb™)? To be eligible for automation discounts you must use the IMb. Contact those who can help speed up the conversion: your software vendor, your mail service provider or your local USPS® manager, Business Mail Entry. We are here to help.