Alternative Identifikation An Alias_identification is a mechanism to associate an object with an additional identifier that is used to identify the object of interest in a different context, either in another Organization, or in some other context. The scope of the Alias_identification shall be specified by the attributes 'Scope' and/or by the attribute 'Description'.

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner 6_Foundation
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
Alias_id String 1

The alias_id specifies the identifier used in the context specified by scope and description.

Scope String 0..1

The scope specifies the organization in which the Alias_identification is valid.

Description String 0..1

The description specifies the type of the Alias_identification. Example: The description may be, e.g., ‘inventory number’.

Localized_description Localized_string 0..*

The description specifies additional information about the object. The Localized_description provides the possibility to define descriptions for different language codes.