IPS Light is a web application, which aims
to provide a “light” web interface
of the PTC’s main mail logistics product,
IPS. It will cover the scanning of EMS,
letters and parcels items for automatic
exchanges of EDI information and tracking.
IPS Light is for use by Posts with low to
medium volumes and it is hoped that the
installation and training costs for these
Posts will be kept to a minimum.
has the following functions:
of EMS, letters and parcels
of Receptacles and Despatches
and Standard UPU operational documents
Office Management, other than
the UPU reference offices (IMPC)
generation to all countries on
the POST*Net and GXS networks.
The EDI formats currently handled,
include TRAKIT, RESDES, PREDES
basic requirements for implementing
IPS Light are:
Internet browser with Internet
connection, minimum 28.8kbps
Document reader software (PDF)
One to two days
IPS Light will be a web-based system
based in the UPU.