Gazelle User guides

This page gathers the tool links and the user manuals for each of the tools developed in the context of the Gazelle project. If you want to install your own instance of one of those tools, consult our Installation guide.

If you want to learn more about the Gazelle purposes and achitecture, read the Gazelle general information page.

Gazelle Test Bed

Tool Description Documentation
Gazelle Master Model GMM contains the technical framework concepts and is the test repository for the connectathons installation | user guide
Test Management TM is the application used to manage the connectathon process, from registration through pre-Connectathon & Connectathon testing, until the generation of the test report installation | user guide
Assertion Manager The Assertion Manager tool is used to stored the requirements on which the tests and tools are based. It also allows the linkage between tests, steps, validators and requirements. installation | user guide

Support tools

Tool Description Documentation
Demographic Data Server DDS generates fake (but consistent) patient demographics for a large set of countries, user and webservice interface available installation | user guide
Product Registry Vendors can reference their products and users can search for specific implementations installation | user guide
Proxy "Man in the middle": captures the messages exchanged between two systems and forwards them to the validation service front-end installation | user guide
Gazelle Security Suite Fusion of the PKI and TLS simulator, Gazelle Security Suite (GSS) gathers a set of tools dedicated to security aspect testing. installation | user guide
STS This is a WS-Trust Security Token Service (STS) installationuser guide

Validation services

Validation services are dedicated to the conformance testing process. They perform static validation of messages and documents produced in the context of IHE and other e-Health projects

Tool Description Documentation
External Validation Service Front-end The EVSClient is a front-end which allows the user to use the external validation services from a user-friendly interface instead of the raw web service offered by the Gazelle tools. installation | user guide
Gazelle HL7 Validator Offers web services to validate HL7v2.x and HL7v3 messages exchanged in the context of IHE installation | user guide
Schematron-Based Validator Offers a web service to validate XML documents against schematrons installation | user guide
CDA Validator Embedded in CDA Generator tool, it offers a web service to validate a large set of different kinds of CDA using a model-based architecture  installation | user guide
XDS Metadata Validator Embedded in XD* Client simulator, it offers a web serivce to validate the metadata exchanged in the context of the XD* profiles  
XDW Validator    
Audit Message Validator Embedded in Gazelle Security Suite, it offers a web service to validate the ATNA messages produced in the context of IHE.  
Certificate Validator Embedded in GSS, it offers a web service to validate the certificates produced in the context of the epSOS project  
HPD Validator Embedded in HPDSimulator, it offers a web service to validate the messages exchanged in the context of the Healthcare Provider Directory profile  documentation
SVS validator Embedded in SVSSimulator, it offers a web service to validate the messages exchanged in the context of the Sharing Value Set profile  documentation
WADO validator  

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XUA validator Embedded in GSS, it offers a web service to validate SAML assertions for the profile XUA.  

Simulators

Simulators are tools which emulated an IHE actor in order to allow user to test their products against an implementation of the technical framework. There are not reference implementation. Read the short introduction to simulators.

Tool Description Documentation
Patient Manager Emulates the actors defined in the PAM, PDQ/PDQV3, PIX/PIXV3 profiles and the SWF/ADT actor installation | user guide
Order Manager Emulates the actors from the LAW and LTW profiles and some parts of the SWF/SWF.b profile. It can also be used for some transactions of the A-EYECARE profile. installation | user guide
XD* Client Emulates the initiating actors of the XD* profiles (XDS.b, XCPD, XDR, XCA, DSUB ...) installation | user guide
HPD Simulator Emulates the actors of the HPD profile installation | user guide
SVS Simulator Emulates the actors defined by the SVS profile. It is also used as a value set repository for the simulators installation | user guide
LCSD Simulator Emulates the actors defined by the LCSD profile of laboratory installation | user guide
LBL Simulator Emulates the actors defined by the LBL profile of laboratory installation | user guide
HMW Simulator Emulates the actors defined by the HMW profile of pharmacy installation | user guide
SSL/TLS Simulator Emulates clients or servers to establish secured connections. Embedded in Gazelle Security Suite (GSS). installation | user guide
XCPD Responding Gateway Emulates the XCPD Responding gateway actor installation | user guide