A DOORS database is organizes in a hierarchy of Folder. A Folder contains modules, which can either be FormalModules or LinkModules. DOORS Database has a top level element Folder named Root Folder.

A Project is a special kind of Folder that contains all the data for a particular project.

Each Item has a qualified name, which is composed of the name of the Item prefixed by the qualified name of its parent Item, e.g. /myFolder/MyChildFolder/MyModule. A Project qualified name is however only composed f the Project name, e.g. /MyProject.


Related reference
DOORS Metamodel Overview
API Reference