Yap: A High-Performance Cursor on Target Message Router

Report No. ARL-TR-7096
Authors: Jesse Kovach
Date/Pages: September 2014; 26 pages
Abstract: Cursor on Target (CoT) is an extensible markup language (XML) message format and associated communications protocol that has been adopted as a de facto interoperability standard for US and coalition command and control systems. CoT messages are exchanged between systems using a message router. This report describes the CoT message router implementation developed by the Battlefield Information Processing Branch of the US Army Research Laboratory.
Distribution: Approved for public release
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Last Update / Reviewed: September 1, 2014