RAP is a Repository for Ampersand Projects. This tool is being used by the Open University of the Netherlands in the course Rule-Based Design. It lets users analyse Ampersand models, generate functional specifications, and make prototypes of information systems. It is the primary tool for students in relation to Ampersand.
Deployment means to install RAP4 on a web server or a laptop of your own. The easiest way to try Ampersand, however, is by just using the OUNL-installation and avoid the installation.
We use Docker for automating the deployment and making RAP portable over different platforms. The following three sections report three different installations we did: