As many mailers are aware the USPS CASS Cycle M requirements were to be required by August 1st 2009.
We recently received the following notification from the USPS –
In an effort to assist the mailing industry, the United States Postal Service has extended the requirement date for CASSTM MASSTM Cycle M Certification from July 31, 2009 to September 30, 2009.
Attached is the extension document that can be shared with your customers. The document is also posted on our RIBBS website at http://ribbs.usps.gov/cassmass/documents/tech_guides/ in the first directory CASSTM MASSTM Cycle M Certification Extension.
National Customer Support Center
CASS/MASS Certification Dept.
Currently, SAP BusinessObjects CASS Cycle M software is available in the following Postalsoft products: ACE, Business Edition, and DeskTop Mailer versions 8.00c and higher.
For the latest product Release Notes go to http://help.sap.com/ , click the SAP BusinessObjects tab and click All Products on the left. In the “all products” drop down, choose Data Quality or Postalsoft and select your product from the “all releases” drop down (e.g. ACE, DeskTop Mailer, etc.).