Validation Messages for Connectors

The following error messages can be output by the validation of a Zachman Framework connector.

Connector

Diagram

Message

Meaning

Association

Data Map

DataMap Association must have a valid source element

An Association has a source element other than Principal Entity, Structure Entity or Intersecting Entity.

 

Association

Data Map

DataMap Association must have a valid target element

An Association has a target element other than Principal Entity, Structure Entity or Intersecting Entity.

 

Association

Data Map

Possibility of An Intersecting entity < name> which may represent a Potential Business Process exists � This is a warning message.

 

An Association has a many-to-many relationship, informing that the relationship could be normalized.

Strategy Link

Strategy Map

StrategyMap Association must have a valid source element

 

A Strategy Link has a source element other than Strategy and Goal.

Strategy Link

Strategy Map

StrategyMap Association must have a valid target element

 

A Strategy Link has a target element other than Strategy and Goal.