This course provides an introduction to the Hibernate ORM framework. You will understand the concept of Object Relational Mapping (ORM). You will learn to use Hibernate to write Java applications that connect to a relational database. You will also learn various JPA annotations that let you map classes to relational models.
This course covers:
This unit introduces you to the Hibernate framework. You'll understand what ORM means and the role Hibernate plays as an ORM. You'll also create a simple working Java application that uses Hibernate to save an object to the database.
In this unit, you'll start learning about JPA annotations - a way for you to map Java classes and its member variables into relational database tables.
This unit covers advanced JPA annotations for mapping arrays, collections and several object oriented constructs like associations and inheritance.