Fundamentals of UML Diagrams

3. Using the <> relationship

3.7. Deployment Diagrams

Deployment diagram shows the configuration of run-time processing nodes and the components that live on them. Deployment diagrams address the static deployment view of an architecture. They are related to component diagrams in that a node typically encloses one or more components. Figure 2.15 shows a node symbol used in deployment diagram.

Figure 2.15: A Node Symbol for a Deployment Diagram