Tuning Hibernate and Connector/J

Many Java developers using MySQL as a database also use Hibernate to bridge their OO designs with the relational database world. This video presents Hibernate and some related projects, with a focus on performance. It also covers performance related considerations about Connector/J, the official JDBC driver for MySQL, discussing settings …

Polyglot Persistence for Java Developers

Relational databases have long been considered the one true way to persist enterprise data. But today, NoSQL databases are emerging as a viable alternative for many applications. They can simplify the persistence of complex data models and offer significantly better scalability, and performance. But using NoSQL databases is very different …