The <relation> element defines how objects relate to other objects.

You define the relation name in the <relation> element.

The <relation> element is optional. A plug-in can have an unlimited number of <relation> elements. The <relation> element has the following attributes.

Attributes

Value

Description

name

Relation name

A name for this relation. Mandatory attribute.

type

Orchestrator object type

The type of the object that relates to another object by this relation. Mandatory attribute.

cardinality

to-one or to-many

Defines the relation between the objects as one-to-one or one-to-many. Optional attribute.

Table 1. Element Hierarchy

Parent Element

Child Elements

<relations>

None