Hibernate & JPA Annotations – Windows Environment Setup

This tutorial takes you through the various steps involved in installing MySQL and the MySQL GUI tools. Then I install the Java Development Toolkit v 1.6 Update 10 (JDK). After JDK installation, I then extract the Hibernate Core and Hibernate Annotations modules, plucking out the pertinent JAR files, and placing …

EJUG Meeting: The Java Persistence Debate with Rod Johnson and Patrick Linskey

This EJUG Meetig was an interactive presentation, discussion and debate on the merits of EJB3 and OpenJPA compared with Hibernate for Java persistence. Patrick spoke on behalf of EJB and OpenJPA, while Rob spoke of the advantages of Hibernate. The meeting was a great debate that aimed to improve the …