IANA port 5618 allocation22.10.2013
The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) has allocated the Port 5618 TCP (UDP Reserved) exclusively for the fiscal register protocol of the EFSTA system. This license and approval can be seen under http://www.iana.org/assignments/service-names-port-numbers/service-names-port-numbers.xhtml?search=5618#efsta
A further pilot project started in Austria17.01.2013
The efsta method was applied in another retail chain with more than 380 cash desks as a pilot project.
Live-Stresstest completed successfully4.01.2013
In the course of a quality assurance process, the efsta method was applied in the strongest-selling time of the year (Christmas) during business hours on the 4th of December 2012 at a retail company with 17 branches.
After these positive experiences, the software is now approved for broad use.