Hibernate framework is an object/relational mapping library (ORM) for the Java language. It provides a object/relational persistence query service. With hibernate, you can map an object-oriented domain model to a traditional relational database. It is an open source product developed by Red Hat. Data is one of the most valuable assets a company has, and with Hibernate you can put it to good use in Java applications. In this section on Hibernate, get news, research, and tutorials on the Hibernate framework and read tips and advice to find out how it can help your applications make the best use of the data available.
Is it finally time to integrate a NoSQL solution into your enterprise apps?
01 Mar 2014
Feature - While relational technologies have been around for a while, NoSQL solutions have proven themselves out time and time again. Perhaps it's time to start seriously thinking about integrating a NoSQL solution into your next enterprise application.
17 Feb 2014
JSR-286 development tutorial: Understanding the PortletSession
11 Aug 2013
Tutorial - The key to state management in web based applications is the session object. Here we explore the Portlet 2.0 API's PortletSession, how it is used, and how it relates to the HttpSession of the Servlet and JSP specification.
From EJBs to the mobile web: Re-emerging trends in enterprise Java development
01 Aug 2013
Feature - Java EE 7 has just been released, but many old technologies, from EJBs to JPA for data persistence are becoming more popular than ever. Here we look at a few trends in enterprise Java development.
JSR-286 development tutorial: Data clashes and encoding namespaces
27 Jul 2013
JSR-286 development tutorial: Linking back to the portal with the PortletURL
27 Jul 2013
Tutorial - In this JSR-286 development tutorial we look at the PortletURL and the challenge developers face when trying to link back to the portal, a portal page or a given portlet instance.
JSR-286 portlet development tutorial and technology guide
21 Jul 2013
Feature - This JSR-286 Portlet Development Tutorial and Technology Guide is designed to help enterprise Java professionals gain the knowledge they need to excel in the emerging portal and portlet development space.
Hibernate still leads the way with search, envers and multitenancy support
14 Jul 2013
Feature - A great deal of features have been added to the JPA 2.1 specification, but Hibernate still leads the way with features surrounding search, envers and multitenancy support.
Pervasive ALM knowledge is the key to being a well-grounded Java developer
10 Jan 2013
Feature - Martijn Verburg and Ben Evans recently released their first joint effort entitled "The Well Grounded Developer." In reviewing this book, one thing in particular jumped out at TheServerSide's editorship. It's clear that according to Ben and Martijn,...
How NoSQL, MySQL and MongoDB worked together to solve a big-data problem
10 Jan 2013
Feature - Choosing between schemaless NoSQL databases and strong-schema relational designs isn't an either-or decision, as this case study points out. When dealing with their big data problem, Craigslist decided that their MySQL servers could use a little help...