User Guides
08/14/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) User Guide

The User Guide describes the prerequisites for receiving mail tracking data through IV-MTR, the data provisioning options available, and how to use the application.

Applications/ Forms
08/14/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Piece-Level One-Time Query Request

This form is to help users prepare to submit a one-time query for piece-level data, either on their own through the IV-MTR web application or assistance from the IV Solutions Center.

User Guides
08/14/2019
Provisioning Mail Quality Data with Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking and Reporting

Mail Quality Data (MQD-IV) leverages the Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) application to enable mailers to receive uncapped Mail Quality Data.

Release Notes
08/09/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Release Notes

These release notes summarize new features and enhancements implemented in deployments to the IV-MTR application.

Tech Guides
08/07/2019
IV-MTR API Developer Toolkit

The Developer Toolkit provides information about using the Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Application Programming Interface (API). The API enables the mailing industry to integrate mobile and web-based applications with near real-time IV-MTR data through a lightweight data exchange.

Data Files
08/07/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) External Facing Data Dictionary

This document describes the data attributes available in the external-facing IV-MTR application.

Data Files
08/01/2019
Automated Zone Indicator (AZI) Table

The AZI table lists each five-digit ZIP Code™ and is an indicator of the type of processing that typically takes place on letter mail destined for each ZIP Code.

Data Files
07/09/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Test Environment SSL Certificate

This ZIP file includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate for the Customer Acceptance Testing (CAT) IV-MTR application at qiv.usps.com.

Data Files
07/09/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Production Environment SSL Certificate

This ZIP file includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate for the IV-MTR application at iv.usps.com.

Data Files
06/29/2019
Enterprise Payment System IV-MTR Data Elements (As of 6.29.19)

These data elements are valid as of June 29, 2019.

Applications/ Forms
06/28/2019
Enterprise Payment System (EPS) through IV-MTR® Data Delegation Request

This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of Enterprise Payment System (EPS) data visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.

User Guides
06/28/2019
Provisioning Enterprise Payment and Package Platform Data through Informed Visibility® (IV®)

This guide provides instructions for receiving Enterprise Payment System (EPS) and Package Platform data through the IV Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV-MTR) application.

Data Files
06/19/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Operation Codes List

This spreadsheet provides a list of operation codes (opcodes), also known as Scan Event Codes, for the IV-MTR application.

Data Files
06/10/2019
Enterprise Payment System IV-MTR Data Elements (As of 6.10.19)

These data elements are valid as of June 10, 2019.

Fact Sheets
06/03/2019
About Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) User Group 4

This document provides a brief description of MTAC User Group 4 for mail visibility and provides a contact for requesting to join the group.

Data Files
05/13/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Mail.XML Test Pull Messages

This ZIP file contains MailXML messages to test sending a pull request to the IV-MTR application.

Data Files
05/13/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Machine Count by Site File

This file contains descriptions of mail processing equipment as well as a count of machine types at each Postal processing facility.

Release Notes
04/30/2019
IV-MTR API Release Notes

These release notes summarize new features and enhancements implemented in deployments to the Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Application Programming Interface (API).

Applications/ Forms
04/03/2019
Package Platform (PPC) through IV-MTR® Data Delegation Request

This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of Package Platform (PPC) data visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.

Applications/ Forms
04/03/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Data Delegation Request

This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of mail tracking visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.

Applications/ Forms
04/03/2019
Mail Quality Data (MQD) through IV-MTR® Data Delegation Request

This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of Mail Quality Data (MQD) visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.

Applications/ Forms
04/03/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Routing Code Visibility Request

This form allows the IV Solutions Center® to provide visibility of mail tracking data within the IV-MTR web application for specific Routing Codes (Zip Codes) based on a company’s business need.  

Data Files
03/29/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) WSDL and XSD Files

This ZIP file contains the Web Services Description Language (WSDL) and XML Schema Definition (XSD) files necessary to use MailXML™ to receive mail tracking data from IV-MTR.

Tech Guides
03/22/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Mail.XML Guide

This guide provides information about using MailXML™ to receive mail tracking data through the IV-MTR application.

User Guides
02/13/2019
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Business Service Administrator (BSA) Instructions

This document provides instructions for IV-MTR BSA and BSA Delegate users to perform certain administrative functions in the Business Customer Gateway (BCG) and IV-MTR web application.

User Guides
02/12/2019
Applying for Access to Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR)

This presentation provides instructions for applying for access to the IV Mail Tracking & Reporting application (IV-MTR). The instructions include how to register for a Business Customer Gateway (BCG) account, add the IV-MTR service in the BCG, and receive and enter the authorization code.

Data Files
01/16/2019
Package Platform Data Dictionary

Detailed information on the Package Platform data elements available through the Informed Visibility Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV-MTR) application

Applications/ Forms
10/19/2018
Mail Tracking Vendor List Request Form

Use this form to request to add your company's name and contact information to the Mail Tracking Vendor List.

FAQs
10/04/2018
FAQs for the IV-MTR API

This document provides answers to FAQs for the IV-MTR API.

Data Files
09/25/2018
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Sample Data Set

This workbook provides sample data for each data attribute available in the IV-MTR application for each mail object type.

Presentations
07/09/2018
Harnessing the Power of Visibility AIM Presentation (June 28, 2018)

This document contains the presentation given by Steve Dearing at the Capital Metro Area Inspiring Mail Meeting on June 28, 2018.

Contact Lists
04/11/2018
Mail Tracking Vendor List

This document provides contact information for a number of third-party service providers who offer mail owner and mail service provider solutions.

Fact Sheets
01/19/2018
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Fact Sheet

This fact sheet provides an overview of the benefits of the IV-MTR application and where to go for more information.

Data Files
06/17/2016
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Mail.XML™ Test Message SSL Certificate

This ZIP file includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate for MailXML™ test pull messages in the IV-MTR application.