DHS announced this week that web services users must implement version 21 by December 17th, 2010. DHS also requests that clients start testing by the end of November. GT's release schedule will meet this requirement, and provide updated documentation. Our Compliance Maintenance customers will receive technical assistance to implement the update, assuring that the deadline is met.
Gideon Taylor's release offers extra value by also implementing the Version 22 requirements which were recently published. This will save our customers time and effort later when DHS requires Version 22 use. Version 22 adds Photo Tool support for U.S. passports.
The release will also include the following new features: