Feature Support

We currently offer Context Mapper for Visual Studio Code, in the Online IDE Gitpod, and Eclipse:

Supported Features per IDE

The following table illustrates which features are already implemented in VS Code. Both IDEs shall support all features in the future.

Feature Supported in Eclipse Plugin Supported in VS Code Extension (and online)
Editor: Syntax Highlighting yes yes
Editor: Auto-completion yes yes
Editor: Hover texts with pattern descriptions yes yes
Editor: Semantic validators yes yes
Graphical Context Map generator yes yes
PlantUML generator yes yes
MDSL generator yes yes
Generic text file generator yes yes
Service Cutter input file generators yes yes
New service cut generator yes yes
OOAD transformation: Derive Subdomain from user requirements yes yes
OOAD transformation: Derive Bounded Context from Subdomains yes yes
OOAD transformation: Derive frontend and backend systems yes yes
OOAD transformation: Split system context into subsystems yes yes
AR: “Split Aggregate by Entities” yes yes
AR: “Split Bounded Context by Use Cases” yes yes
AR: “Split Bounded Context by Owner” yes yes
AR: “Extract Aggregates by Volatility” yes yes
AR: “Extract Aggregates by Cohesion” yes yes
AR: “Merge Aggregates” yes yes
AR: “Merge Bounded Contexts” yes yes (with known limitation)
AR: “Extract Shared Kernel” yes yes
AR: “Suspend Partnership” yes yes (with known limitation)
AR: “Change Shared Kernel to Partnership” yes yes
AR: “Change Partnership to Shared Kernel” yes yes