AC/135 Home Updated: 23-Nov-2018 

*ERP = Enterprise Resource Planning

Nation Codification Tool /
System
Integration with ERP* / Logistics System Remarks
ALBANIA
BULCOD    
ARGENTINA
N-CORE NG    
AUSTRALIA
MC CATALOGUE    
AUSTRIA
N-CORE NG Interface with logistics system  
BELGIUM
SICADPLUS    
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
N-CORE NG Interface with ERP system  
BRAZIL
MC CATALOGUE   Version 4.06.13
BULGARIA
BULCOD Interface with SAP system Oracle DB
CANADA
LF3-Canadian Government Cataloguing System (CGCS) Interfaces with logistics system which is a SAP system  
COLOMBIA
SICAD    
CROATIA
MC CATALOGUE    
CZECH REPUBLIC
MC CATALOGUE Integration with the Information System for Logistics (ISL) of the MoD and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic MC CATALOGUE is implemented in ISL technology (XML GUI, IBM Informix, SuSe Linux)
DENMARK
N-CORE NG Interfaces with logistics system which is SAP  
ESTONIA
MC CATALOGUE   MC CATALOGUE is used as a service (delivery model SaaS - Software as a Service)
FINLAND
MC CATALOGUE Interface with SAP – basic version for off-line communication  
FRANCE
SACRAL    
GERMANY
N-CORE NG Customized Certified interface to SAP  
GREECE
N-CORE    
HUNGARY
MC CATALOGUE   MC CATALOGUE is used as a service (delivery model SaaS - Software as a Service)
INDONESIA
N-CORE NG    
ISRAEL
N-CORE NG Interface with logistics system which has interface with SAP  
ITALY
SIAC v3 (Centralized Automated Identification System)    
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
KDSIS - Korea Development Standard Information System    
LATVIA
MC CATALOGUE   MC CATALOGUE is used as a service (delivery model SaaS - Software as a Service)
LITHUANIA
MC CATALOGUE   MC CATALOGUE is used as a service (delivery model SaaS - Software as a Service)
MALAYSIA
N-CORE NG    

MONTENEGRO
BULCOD    
MOROCCO
MC CATALOGUE    
NETHERLANDS
N-CORE NG Interface with SAP system  
NEW ZEALAND
N-CORE NG Interface with SAP system  
NORWAY
MC CATALOGUE Interface with SAP – sophisticated version based on Web Services for on-line communication  
OMAN
N-CORE NG Interface with ERP system  
POLAND
SICADPLUS The current platform is Lotus Domino but is changing to Oracle  
ROMANIA
N-CORE NG    
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
MC CATALOGUE Yes User is the National Codification Centre for Defence Export Products, FSUE ROSOBORONEXPORT
SERBIA
BULCOD    
SINGAPORE
SCIS+ (Singapore Armed Forces Cataloguing Information System plus) Interfaces with services’ ERP system (a SAP system)  
SLOVAKIA
MC CATALOGUE Interface with SAP - version based on Web Services for two-way online communication  
SLOVENIA
N-CORE NG Interface with SAP system  
SPAIN
SICAD (Sistema Integrado de Catalogación de Defensa / Defence’s System for Codifcation) Interfaces with: Spanish Army Logistic System (SIGLE) / Spanish Navy Logistic System (SIGMA2) / Spanish Air Force Logistic System (SL-2000)  
SWEDEN
MC CATALOGUE Interface with national codification system which has interface with SAP  
THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
BULCOD    
TURKEY
WETIKS - Web Tabanli İnteraktif Kodlandirma Sistemi (Turkish Web-based Interactive Codification System)    
UKRAINE
BULCOD    
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
MC CATALOGUE Interfaces with SAP logistic system  
UNITED KINGDOM
CSIS (Codification Support Information System) Interfaces directly with UK Supply System ERP  
UNITED STATES
CRS / FLIS Interfaces with EBS (an SAP System) Future Plans: CRS replaced by April 2011; FLIS Update by 2017

Listed below is a description of NATO Codification System software applications that are
commercially available or are available from National Codification Bureaus for use by other nations.

COMMERCIAL OFF THE SHELF (COTS)
N-CORE :
This product from ESG has been adopted by many countries that use SAP. The redesigned version of N-CORE is N-CORE NG (NG - Next Generation) and is a web-based 4 Tier application with a thin client and developed in Java. All details about N-CORE NG, the user countries, and user group you will find on the N-CORE homepage at
MC CATALOGUE :
This product from the Czech company AURA has been developed using Java EE technology and can interface with other information systems, including SAP. MC CATALOGUE is a smart web-based tool for an easy and user-friendly materiel codification according to ACodP-1 that provides mature graphical user interface, comfortable operation and wide range of functionality including the eOTD module package. Go to this Web site for basic information: . If you would like to test MC CATALOGUE on the Web, you can apply for registration by sending a message to Zdenek Burival at
CSIS - CODIFICATION SUPPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM :
CSIS is the UK codification support software application providing a comprehensive and integrated solution for all Codification requirements.
GOVERNMENT OFF THE SHELF (GOTS)
CENCAT :
The National Codification Bureau of Australia has a codification application called CENCAT (Central Catalogue of Defence Materiel) they use in their own country and that they have also offered for use to other countries. CENCAT is being replaced by MC Catalogue (MCC) in Aug 2016. For more information, contact Paul Kenworthy at
BULCOD :
The National Codification Bureau of Bulgaria has got a codification tool named BULCOD they use in their own country and that they have also offered for use to other countries. Furthermore, except in Bulgaria, the tool is in use in Albania, Serbia, Montenegro, Ukraine and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, too.
Developed by Technologica LTD , BULCOD incorporates a Win client for codifiers and a Web version for searching purposes only.
The working platform of BULCOD is Oracle, the tool has got full NCS functionality, logical continuity and a friendly interface.
For more information about BULCOD, go to this Web: or contact Mr. Peter Ivanov at
SICAD :
SICAD is a multilingual codification tool. It combines “Oracle” technology for databases data management with a “Microsoft.NET” user’s interface to create a “Logistics oriented tool”. Codification data quality and integrity is the cornerstone of SICAD. A new module “SICAD-EMPRESAS” enables access to SICAD ESP NCB via internet web portal for 29 codification certified companies in real time. It implements safety and security procedure for control user access also appropriate safeguards in spreading PRPY data. The module provides ability in managing companies’ transactions facilitating supplier codification. Belgium, Colombia, Poland and Spain are current members of SICAD Users’ Club. SICAD is owned by Kingdom of Spain, commercialization shall be made exclusively by government to government deals via the Spanish MoD:
For further information contact the Spanish NCB:   
SIAC :
SIAC is the Italian acronym for Centralized Automatic Identification System, the user-friendly web based Codification system of the Italian MOD. Based on the rules and procedures of the NCS, according to ACodP-1, supports all national and international Codification activities. The new version, SIAC v3, is actually based on Oracle technology. For more information please visit or contact Mrs. Valeria Mazzoni at ;
Tel +39 06 4735 5866

 

DISCLAIMER:
NATO AC/135 does not endorse any of these systems. The committee has made this information available to assist countries that are looking to purchase a new codification system or replace the one they already have. Anyone wanting more information should contact the representatives for the applications as indicated above. Also, any country or company that produces a software application compatible with the NATO Codification System can have the application added to this list by contacting the AC/135 secretary at

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