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Decoding Unique Device Identifiers

Currently being phased in over the course of many years, unique device identification (UDI) offers supply chain professionals a more robust method of asset tracking. An improved technology for capturing data, UDI builds upon barcoding, raising it to a more sophisticated and universal level. A UDI is composed of two parts: the device identifier (DI)…