The Visual Service Architect (VSA) lets developers visualize, create, and extend applications in a graphical environment. It’s a more intuitive, simpler, and faster way of making SLEE services — so you spend less time building and debugging application frameworks, and more time developing core functionality.

Installing VSA

You can install VSA as an Eclipse plugin or as a standalone application. The VSA User Guide has installation instructions for both versions of VSA.

To install the Eclipse plugin, create a software repository in Eclipse using one of the following locations:

Product Documentation

New features, improvements and bug fixes included in each software release.

VSA Overview and Concepts
An overview of the Visual Service Architect.

VSA User Guide
Describes how to use VSA to build applications.

VSA Examples Guide
Sample scenarios using VSA, with step-by-step instructions.

Frequently asked questions

VSA Compatibility and Prerequisites
System requirements for running VSA, and compatibility with other OpenCloud products.

Documentation for other versions of VSA is also available.