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A Device is a physical computational resource with processing capability upon which artifacts may be deployed for execution.
Device s may be complex (i.e., they may consist of other devices).
Node (from Nodes ) on page 218
In the metamodel, a Device is a subclass of Node.
No additional attributes
No additional associations
No additional constraints
A device may be a nested element, where a physical machine is decomposed into its elements, either through namespace ownership
or through attributes that are typed by Device s.
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A Device is notated by a perspective view of a cube tagged with the keyword «device».
Figure 10.14 - Notation for a Device
The following changes from UML 1.x have been made — Device is not defined in UML 1.x.