Connectors

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Connectors

 

ELEMENT

DESCRIPTION

NOTATION

Sequence Flow

A Sequence Flow is used to show the order that Activities will be performed in the Process.

Sequence flow

Association

Its used to associate information and Artifacts with Flow Objects. It also shows the activities used to compensate for an activity.

Association

Message Flow

Is used to show the flow of messages between two entities that are prepared to send and receive them.

Message flow

 

The following is a table that reflects all the possible connections using Message flow. The arrow pointing upwards shows what CAN be connected. Anything else outside the table should not be connected using a Message flow.

 

Message flow rules