Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

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

October 14, 2011

IMb™ Services Update

PostalOne!® Maintenance Outage: There will be a PostalOne!® outage during the scheduled maintenance window Sunday, October 16, 2011, from 4 a.m. to 8 a.m. CDT. PostalOne! applications, including Mail.XML® web services, will be unavailable for internal and external users during this time.

PostalOne!® Release 28.0: The scheduled maintenance window of 4 a.m. to 8 a.m. CDT on Sunday, October 23 and Sunday, October 30, 2011 may be used to prepare for PostalOne! Release 28.0 deployment and may result in a PostalOne! outage. PostalOne! Release 28.0 deployment on Sunday, November 6, 2011, will require a longer maintenance window than the normally scheduled 4 a.m. to 8 a.m. CDT window. The exact time will be communicated no later than October 21, 2011.

Test Environment for Mailers (TEM): The new authorization process for mailers to submit electronic mailing information (eDoc) and participate in Full-Service will go into effect on October 25, 2011. Updated eDoc and Full-Service authorization guides for Mail.dat® and Mail.XML can be found on RIBBs® under Intelligent Mail Guides and Specs.