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Disk type (dictionary item)
For automation interface information about a Disk Type, see Disk type (automation interface).
A Disk Type is used to specify the size and speed of linked Disks.
You can create a Disk Type through the context menu of a Package: right-click the Package, point to New, point to Proprietary, point to System Architecture Model, and then click Disk Type.
In the Modeler panes, a short-cut symbol on the Disk Type's icon indicates that the item is a stub.
The following sections provide information about how a Disk Type is used in the model. For more information about a property, item, model part or diagram, click it.
In addition to the standard properties, a Disk has these properties:
Owned by
Dependency —The Dependency is owned jointly by the Disk Type and the other associated item. The access permissions you have to a Dependency are determined by the access permissions of the dependent item.
Defined in these parts of the model
System Architecture Model
Shown on these diagrams
Variant Diagram
Can be linked to these dictionary items
In addition to the owning Package or Model, a Disk Type can be linked to the following items.
Disk —The linked Disk uses the Speed and Size requirements specified by the Disk Type.