Relationship between artifacts. Together with artifact nesting allows to define structure of composite artifacts. For example, a web application may contain a load balancer, worker nodes, and a database server nested artifacts with relationships from the load balancer to the worker nodes and from the worker nodes to the database server.




  • Relationship

Key of the relationship target relative to the containing artifact.

Type EString
Cardinality 1
Changeable true
Derived false

Connection style (template) for component diagrams.

Type Connection
Cardinality 0..1
Changeable true
Derived false

Relationship target.

Type Artifact
Cardinality 0..1
Changeable false
Derived true
Opposite inboundRelationships