The Physical View describes the transportation systems and information exchanges that support ITS Services. This view is quite close in content to the Physical Architecture defined in previous versions. In this view, the Architecture is depicted as a set of Physical Objects that interact and exchange information to support the Architecture Service Packages.
Since the Physical View is concerned with constructs in the real world, it tends to be the most approachable view from which to start. This is why when browsing Service Packages on the ARC-IT web site, users are first directed to the Physical diagram, which is representative of the portion of the Physical View that makes up the Service Package