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.
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