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Exchange element (UPDM - MODAF aliases)
From an Architectural Description, Logical Data Model, Physical Data Model, or Service Description: right the element, point to New, point to MODAF, point to All, and then click Exchange Element.
From an OV-7 Information Model or SV-11 Physical Schema, click the Exchange Element toolbar button, and then click in free space on the diagram.
When shown on an OV-7 Information Model or SV-11 Physical Schema, an Exchange Element appears as follows:
The following relationships are of importance to an Exchange Element:
Details relationships link the Exchange Element to related Entity Item elements.
Used as a type for Resource Port elements.
Used as a conveyed classifier for Control and Operational Exchange elements.
The following sections provide information about how an Exchange Element is used in the model.
Create an Exchange Element from
Architectural Description
Logical Data Model
Service Description
OV-7 Information Model
Physical Data Model
SV-11 Physical Schema
Create from an Exchange Element
In addition to the UPDM elements that can be created from all UPDM elements ( Alias , Definition, Information and Metadata):
Operational Constraint
Resource Constraint
Shown on these diagrams, tables and matrices
In addition to the AV-2 Integrated Dictionary and TV-1 Standards Profile, which can show all UPDM elements:
OV-3 Operational Information Exchange Matrix
OV-6a Operational Rules Model (shows applied Operational Constraint elements)
OV-7 Information Model
SV-6 Systems Data Exchange Matrix
SV-10a Resource Constraints Specification (shows applied Resource Constraint elements)
SV-11 Physical Schema
UPDM writeable properties
The following writeable properties are available on the Exchange Element tab of an Exchange Element element's Property Pages: