Welcome to the KAT Communication Protocol's documentation!
KATCP is a simple ASCII communication protocol layered on top of TCP/IP.
It is developed as a part of the Karoo Array Telescope (KAT) project and used at KAT for the monitoring and control of hardware devices.
The protocol specification :download:`NRF-KAT7-6.0-IFCE-002-Rev5.pdf` is maintained as an internal memo. The latest version is Rev5.
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 releasenotes api kattypes client inspecting_client resource resource_client sampling server tutorial