Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) – The Role Of Data Classification In Meeting U.S Government Requirements

Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) is data that is created or possessed by or on behalf of the federal government which is not classified, but is either required or allowed to be protected by law, regulation or policy.

The US government’s Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has now released details of its regulation for the protection of CUI and in this whitepaper, Boldon James outline how organizations can position themselves for compliance by taking steps to master the principles of data classification.


  • What Is CUI?
  • The Evolution Of The Rule
  • The Case For Compliance
  • The Nuts And Bolts Of CUI
  • The Principles Of Data Classification
  • The 5 Steps To EFF

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Very good customer support for implementation and operations. The product is great for improving user awareness of data classification.

"Great Customer Satisfaction and a well integrated product"

The Boldon James Engineers are very supportive in assisting with deployments, queries and handling issues.

"Helps to easily understand and implement classification"

Implementation is rather easier than other competitive products, administration console is also easier to understand and everything relevant to classification is there.

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