Scheduled DPS Outage Had Minimal Effect on Invoicing

As recently noted on our blog, DPS was unavailable last week from mid-day Thursday, October 16th until Sunday evening, October 19th.  There was initial concern with the short notice and timing of this scheduled outage during the later phase of the peak billing season based on past experiences.  Since Monday morning, we have been monitoring invoices moving into and out of DPS to verify that the system was back up and running and transmissions and other invoicing functionalities were working…Read more

Scheduled DPS Outage

On Tuesday of this week, SDDC sent out notice that DPS will be unavailable from 1:00 PM CDT on Thursday the 16th until 9:00 PM CDT on Sunday the 19th for a scheduled outage. While notice was provided two days in advance of the outage, the timing for DPS to be unavailable for an extended amount of time certainly is not optimal.  October is traditionally one of the busiest billing months of the year, and so far this month, 2014…Read more

Fuel Surcharge for Period 10/15/14 to 11/14/14

The price of fuel was $3.73 per gallon as reported on Monday, October 6, 2014 making the upcoming FSC rates for the period 10/15/14 through 11/14/14 as follows:
GBL Domestic HHG / International HHG– 10%
GSA Domestic HHG – $0.73
GSA International HHG and BAG – $0.73
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Fuel Surcharge for Period 9/15/14 to 10/14/14

The price of fuel was $3.81 per gallon as reported on Monday, September 1, 2014 making the upcoming FSC rates for the period 9/15/14 through 10/14/14 as follows:
GBL Domestic HHG / International HHG– 11%
GSA Domestic HHG – $0.81
GSA International HHG and BAG – $0.81
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Daycos Closed for Labor Day

We would like to remind everyone that the Daycos office will be closed on Monday, September 1st in observance of the Labor Day holiday. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, September 2nd. We thank you for your business and wish you a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend with your family and friends!…Read more

Fuel Surcharge for Period 8/15/14 to 9/14/14

The price of fuel was $3.85 per gallon as reported on Monday, August 4, 2014 making the upcoming FSC rates for the period 8/15/14 through 9/14/14 as follows: GBL Domestic HHG / International HHG– 11% GSA Domestic HHG – $0.85 GSA International HHG and BAG – $0.85…Read more

Fuel Surcharge for Period 7/15/14 to 8/14/14

The price of fuel was $3.91 per gallon as reported on Monday, July 7, 2014 making the upcoming FSC rates for the period 7/15/14 through 8/14/14 as follows: GBL Domestic HHG / International HHG– 11%
GSA Domestic HHG – $0.91
GSA International HHG and BAG – $0.91  …Read more

Daycos Closed for Independence Day

We just wanted to remind everyone that the Daycos office will be closed  on Friday, July 4th, for Independence Day.  Normal office hours will resume on Monday, July 7th. We thank you for your business and wish you a fun and safe holiday! Read more

Daycos June 2014 Newsletter

The Daycos June Monthly Newsletter has been sent out, and can be viewed here.  A few of the topics in this month’s newsletter include:
  • SDDC Releases Interim Billing Solution for 2014 400NG Shipments
  • Meet The Service Development Team
  • Accubill 2.0 Makes Invoicing Simple and Quick
If you did not receive an email with this month’s newsletter, but would like to receive it directly each month, please feel free to subscribe here: Daycos Newsletter.……Read more

DPS Problems Have Short and Long Term Impact on Cash Flow

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Update: As of 12 PM Central Time, access to DPS appears to have been restored.  As most TSPs are painfully aware, DPS has suffered a number of technical issues this week. Last Friday afternoon, Daycos first had problems accessing DPS. That particular problem was fixed over the weekend, only to have access to DPS go down again Monday afternoon. This outage was apparently due to a problem with ETA, the system that controls access to…Read more