View TRAK:Protocol



27th January 2011


One of the elements within the the TRAK metamodel and part of the Solution Perspective.

A set of rules governing the exchange procedure between things.

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Tests For

Tests Against


Used in combination with the Port or Port Connection + Port and Interaction Element to define the format used.  Often used with Standard e.g. <>RFC 1939 governs <>POP3


Inherited attributes:

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Protocol participates in the following relationships:

Inherited relationships:

from Architecture Description Element:

  • Claim about Protocol
  • Concern about Protocol
  • Contract governs Protocol
  • Requirement governs Protocol
  • Standard governs Protocol
  • Protocol satisfies Contract
  • Protocol satisfies Requirement
  • Protocol satisfies Standard
  • Protocol traces to Argument
  • Protocol traces to Document
  • Protocol traces to Requirement

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Master Architecture View

Any Protocol used within an architecture description of the system-of-interest must appear on a SV-02 Solution Resource Interaction View for the architecture description.

The SV-02 is the Master Architecture View for Protocol.

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Other Frameworks

Category:Metamodel -> Stereotype



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