Business Interaction Model

Class Definition

BusinessInteractionItemRelationship class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses:: BusinessInteractionItemRelationship

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Table Attributes for Class BusinessInteractionItemRelationship

Attribute Name

Type

Mult.

Description

Stereotypes

type

String

1

The type of relationship such as contains, relies on.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

validFor

TimePeriod

1

Time period for which the relationship is valid

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

Agreement class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::Agreement

Description:

A type of BusinessInteraction that represents a contract or arrangement, either written or verbal and sometimes enforceable by law.

Parent class: BusinessInteraction

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Table Attributes for class Agreement

Attribute Name

Type

Mult.

Description

Stereotypes

documentNumber

String

1

A reference number assigned to an Agreement that follows a prescribed numbering system.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

statementOfIntent

String

1

An overview and goals of the Agreement.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

StartDate

DateTime

1

Date interaction initiated

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

endDate

DateTime

1

The date on which an interaction is closed or completed.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

Status

String

0..1

The current condition of an interaction, such as open, in research, closed, and so forth

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

name

String

0..1

Represents a user-friendly identifier of an object. It is a (possibly ambiguous) name by which the object is commonly known in some limited scope (such as an organization) and conforms to the naming conventions of the country or culture with which it is associated. It is NOT used as a naming attribute (i.e., to uniquely identify an instance of the object).

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

description

String

0..1

Defines a textual free-form description of the object.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

id

Identifier

1

Unambiguously distinguishes different object instances. It is the naming attribute of the object.

Identifier of this information element. This attribute shall be globally unique.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

BusinessInteraction class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::BusinessInteraction

Description:

A BusinessInteraction is an arrangement, contract, communication or joint activity between one or more PartyRoles, ResourceRoles, or CustomerAccounts. A BusinessInteraction may consist of one or more BusinessInteractionItems. A BusinessInteractionItem may refer to a Product, Service, Resource, or one of their specifications. A BusinessInteraction is further defined by one or more Places. One BusinessInteraction may reference another BusinessInteraction and one BusinessInteractionItem may reference another BusinessInteractionItem on the same or different BusinessInteraction. Types of BusinessInteractions include : Requests, Responses, Notifications, and Agreements.

This class is abstract.

Parent class: RootEntity

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Table Attributes for class BusinessInteraction

Attribute Name

Type

Mult.

Description

Stereotypes

StartDate

DateTime

1

Date interaction initiated

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

endDate

DateTime

1

The date on which an interaction is closed or completed.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

Status

String

0..1

The current condition of an interaction, such as open, in research, closed, and so forth

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

name

String

0..1

Represents a user-friendly identifier of an object. It is a (possibly ambiguous) name by which the object is commonly known in some limited scope (such as an organization) and conforms to the naming conventions of the country or culture with which it is associated. It is NOT used as a naming attribute (i.e., to uniquely identify an instance of the object).

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

description

String

0..1

Defines a textual free-form description of the object.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

id

Identifier

1

Unambiguously distinguishes different object instances. It is the naming attribute of the object.

Identifier of this information element. This attribute shall be globally unique.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

BusinessInteractionItem class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::BusinessInteractionItem

Description:

The purpose for the BusinessInteraction expressed in terms of a ProductSpecification, ProductOffering, ServiceSpecification or ResourceSpecification or may refer to a Product, Service, or Resource.

This class is abstract.

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Table Attributes for class BusinessInteractionItem

Attribute Name

Type

Mult.

Description

Stereotypes

quantity

Integer

1

Quantity of an interaction item involved in an interaction.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

action

String

1

The action to take for an InteractionItem, such as add, change, remove.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

BusinessInteractionRelationship class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::BusinessInteractionRelationship

Description:

An association between two Interactions. For example, a Notification sent to customers affected by a problem contained on a Trouble Report; a response to a request, an agreement and the interactions that led up to the agreement.

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Table Attributes for class BusinessInteractionRelationship

Attribute Name

Type

Mult.

Description

Stereotypes

type

String

1

A categorization of the relationship, such as bulk, parent/child, and so forth.

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

validFor

TimePeriod

1

Time period for which the relationship is valid

OpenModelAttribute

  • partOfObjectKey: 0

  • uniqueSet:

  • isInvariant: false

  • unsigned: false

  • counter: NA

  • support: MANDATORY

Preliminary

BusinessInteractionSpec class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::BusinessInteractionSpec

Description:

The invariant characteristics (attributes in the business view, and methods, constraints, relationships, and behavior in the system view) and behavior of a BusinessInteraction. This is done by optionally defining a set of BusinessInteractionSpecItems, each of which aggregates one or more other types of Specifications. This helps to ensure that different BusinessInteractions have the same basic characteristics and behavior by deriving them from the same BusinessInteractionSpec.

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

BusinessInteractionVersion class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::BusinessInteractionVersion

Description:

Version of the business interaction.

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From TMF SID

Notification class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::Notification

Description:

A communication that informs about something that has or will happen. A Notification is typically one-sided, in that no Response is expected. A Notification can be created as the result of a Request; for example, a Trouble Report may result in Notifications being sent to affected Parties. A Notification is a type of Business Interaction.

This class is abstract.

Parent class: BusinessInteraction

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From the TMF SID

Request class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::Request

Description:

The act of asking that something be done that typically involves a Response. Request is a type of Business Interaction.

This class is abstract.

Parent class: BusinessInteraction

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From the TMF SID

Response class

Qualified Name: Common::Business Interaction::ObjectClasses::Response

Description:

A reply to a Request

This class is abstract.

Parent class: BusinessInteraction

Applied Stereotypes:

  • OpenModelClass

  • support: MANDATORY

  • Preliminary

  • Reference

  • reference: From the TMF SID