Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

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

July 11, 2011

IMb™ Services Update

Business Customer Gateway outage: The Business Customer Gateway production environment will be unavailable on Sunday, July 24, 2011, from 12:00 am (CDT) to 8:00 am (CDT).

During this window, all USPS services accessed through the Business Customer Gateway — including PostalOne!®, FAST®, Mailer ID, Program Registration and eDoc submission via Mail.XML/Mail.dat — will be unavailable.

Tasks performed during this outage include deploying a new version of the Customer Registration system. In addition, to support the launch of the new site, minor changes will be made to the header/footer areas of the Business Customer Gateway and to the systems mentioned above.