Global labeling and mapping guides
Below are the current ten volumes of the Global Labeling Guides (GLG) that outline how product package labels, shipping labels, packing lists, part labels, FRU package labels, case content labels, and other labels should appear in order to conform to the needs of IBM, its business partners, and its customers. The new specification of the Standard Product Asset Tag was recently added as volume 10 of the GLG series. The Blue Seal Specifications for IBM Service Parts is a document that defines the requirements that apply to spare parts repaired or procured for IBM.
Overview and general rules which apply to all labels and packing lists.
Gives guidelines for the format of the product package label.
Gives guidelines for the format of the shipping label.
Gives guidelines for the format and content of AoD/PoD documents.
Gives guidelines for the format of part labels.
Gives guidelines for the format of FRU Package labels.
Gives guidelines for the format and content of packing lists and labels which identify the contents of cases.
Shows special symbols and labels. Directs the reader to other documents for details.
Specifies the structure of the '52S' global RID barcode label.
Specifies the data segments of the unique identifier (UID) of an asset and rules for encoding in a two-dimensional (2D) bar code.
Provides specifications for field replaceable service parts repaired or procured for IBM.