The Guide to Military IUID Marking and Reporting

If you’re working with the DoD or you’re a branch of the services, you already know there are strict guidelines to asset identification, shipments and reporting to iRAPT and IUID Registry. Military IUID compliance needs to be a primary concern in order to keep your contract and get paid. Audit Readiness The US Congress is [...]

By | February 15th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The Guide to Military IUID Marking and Reporting

Are your IUID Labels Audit-Ready?

IUID is an integral part of MIL STD 130 as set forth by the US Department of Defense. MIL STD 130 requires every item in the possession of the US Military to be marked with an IUID also known as Item Unique Identification. Each IUID is a unique identifier containing specific data pertinent to an [...]

By | January 15th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Are your IUID Labels Audit-Ready?

Five Questions with Peter Collins – Providence Business News

This article was first published by the Providence Business News on December 13, 2017 by Susan Shalhoub Anyone who has ever worked in retail remembers the drudgery of manual inventory. Or we can’t remember what holiday decorations are stored up in our own attics. But what about when it’s mission-critical for your company or organization to [...]

By | December 20th, 2017|Blog, Industry News|Comments Off on Five Questions with Peter Collins – Providence Business News

Update: DoD Instructions (DoDI) 8320.04 and Ensuring Compliance to FIAR Mandate

What do the DoD Instructions 8320.04 and the FIAR Mandate have in common? They both link to the responsibilities of accurately accounting for and reporting tangible personal property. Read on to understand the latest policy developments and how that will impact defense contractors who are required to report property. [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Update: DoD Instructions (DoDI) 8320.04 and Ensuring Compliance to FIAR Mandate

NPMA Cover Story: Automating Electronic Submission to iRAPT

This article was written by A2B Tracking's Property Management expert, Pat Jacklets and A2B Tracking's President and CEO, Peter Collins. It was published in the June 2017 issue of the NPMA Property Professional magazine. To download the full article, click here.   Government contractors within the Department of Defense (DoD) community are responsible for timely and accurate [...]

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DoD’s Plan to be FIAR Audit Ready

The Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness (FIAR) initiative will reach a major milestone on September 30, 2017. The entire Defense community needs to understand that as we begin Fiscal Year 2018 on October 1st -- the FIAR Directive dictates that all accountable assets be audit ready. The US Congress is holding the DoD accountable to [...]

By | April 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on DoD’s Plan to be FIAR Audit Ready

What is MIL STD 130?

Military Standard 130 (or MIL-STD-130) is the Military Asset Identification Standard as designated by the US Department of Defense (DoD). This standard specifies the compliance process to mark and label all US Military assets and property. At the most basic level, MIL-STD-130  requires every item in the possession of the US Military to be marked [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What is MIL STD 130?

Auto ID Technology Lies at the Core of FIAR Compliance

Big milestones are coming up in 2017 for the FIAR (Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness) Directorate, which will affect the way defense contractors do business. It is imperative that all contractors understand and follow the new Directorate, and also understand how Auto ID technology such as barcode and RFID, lies at the core of FIAR [...]

By | March 28th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Auto ID Technology Lies at the Core of FIAR Compliance

IUID: The Key to Achieving FIAR Compliance

The Item Unique Identification (IUID) policy has been in place since 2004. This Department of Defense policy allows for the unique identification of assets to streamline the process for the accountability of those assets.  In order to meet your Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness (FIAR) compliance requirement you must be audit ready [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on IUID: The Key to Achieving FIAR Compliance

NPMA Cover Story: The Most Common Misconceptions about IUID and RFID Compliance

This article was written by A2B Tracking's Property Management expert, Pat Jacklets. It was published in the February 2017 issue of the NPMA Property Professional magazine. To download the full article, click here. Many organizations owe a significant amount of their revenue to the relationships they maintain with the DoD, even when only a small [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Blog, Industry News|Comments Off on NPMA Cover Story: The Most Common Misconceptions about IUID and RFID Compliance