What is IUID?
Item Unique Identification (IUID) is a new method established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to identify its tangible assets. Suppliers are required to encode the IUID data into a 2D Data Matrix symbol and directly apply it to specific tangible items to help facilitate item tracking in DoD business systems. The data is also used for management, financial, accountability, and asset management purposes.
What does an IUID look like?
What items require this mark?
A Data Matrix symbol must be applied to all parts that fall into these specific categories:
For more information visit the Official IUID Policy Website.