Date Added: May 2012
The success of military operations of all kinds, whether battlefield, peace-keeping, anit-terrorism or disaster, depends on a quick and appropriate reaction to a developing situation. More than ever before, information is power. A standardized grammar developed originally for use in simulations and training, Battle Management Language has been expanded to include orders, requests and reports. Several extensions have been developed such as those created for use with robots, sensors and in crisis (disaster) management, Because of its flexibility, Battle Management Language provides a mechanism to facilitate standardized communication between human organizations as well as human-device communication.