Cilia/Cilia DSL types Reference mediator
Cilia is a domain-specific component model, where the domain-specific is mediation applications. Like almost all domain-specific component models, there are special elements that must be specified. In this section is described the language proposed by Cilia i.e. Cilia DSL, a XML-based language.
Cilia DSL is used to describe mediation components (Adapters, Mediators) and its constituents (Scheduler, Dispatcher and Processor). Also is used to define linkers to bind two mediation components. But its primary purpose is to describe mediation chain architectures. And finally, it is used to configure existent mediation chains.