Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

A NetworkNodeViewItem represents a NetworkNode within a NetViewSpecification and defines its position within the layout.

General Information

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


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the NetworkNodeViewItem. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the NetViewSpecification.

gridSquare String 0..1

Specifies the grid square in which the NodeViewItem is placed (e.g. E/40).


Outgoing Relations

Other End This End General
Role Type Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Mult. Description
orientation Transformation2D 0..1 Y Y N 1 Specifies the position / placement of the NetworkNodeViewItem within the layout.
networkNode NetworkNode 1 N Y N 0..* References the NetworkNode that is represented by this NetworkNodeViewItem.
displayedPort NetworkPortViewItem 0..* Y Y Y 1

Specifies all NetworkPortViewItems that are displayed on this NetworkNodeViewItem. The order of this association defines the clockwise arrangement of the ports on the node. As each NetworkPortViewItem can also define the side on which it is placed, side definitions take precedence over order.


Caution: This association is ordered!


Incoming Relations

This End Other End General
Role Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Type Mult. Description
placedViewItems 0..* Y Y N NetViewSpecification 1 Specifies all NetworkNodeViewItems that are displayed within a NetViewSpecification.