A View Server is an OMAG Server
that hosts the REST API services to support a UI.
These REST API services are called Open Metadata View Services (OMVS) and they are designed to support specific display paradigms needed by different types of UIs.
Figure 1: A View Server in the open metadata ecosystem
Configuring the View Server
Figure 2: The configuration document contents for a view server
The links below take you to the sections that describe the commands for each part of the configuration document:
- Setting basic properties for the View Server
- Configuring the audit log destinations for log records from the View Server
- Configuring the server security connector for the View Server
- Configuring the View Services that run in the View Server
Once it is configured, the view server can be started using the Starting an OMAG Server.
Instructions for setting up the related presentation server can be found at https://github.com/odpi/egeria-react-ui.
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