Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

VariantStructureNodes can be used to define a hierarchical structure on VariantGroups. Every VariantStructureNodes can reference VariantGroups and VariantStructureNodes as children.

General Information

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


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the VariantStructureNode.

aliasId AliasIdentification 0..*

Room to specify additional identifiers for the VariantStructureNode.

abbreviation LocalizedString 0..1

Room for a human readable short name, title etc. of the VariantStructureNode.

description AbstractLocalizedString 0..*

On optional human readable description of the VariantStructureNode.


Outgoing Relations

Other End This End General
Role Type Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Mult. Description
childNodes VariantStructureNode 0..* Y Y N
containedGroups VariantGroup 0..* N Y N 0..*

Incoming Relations

This End Other End General
Role Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Type Mult. Description
childNodes 0..* Y Y N VariantStructureNode
rootNode 1 Y Y N VariantStructureSpecification 0..1