jokerconf Joker 2016 (14.10.2016 — 15.10.2016)

Apache Cayenne: a Java ORM Alternative


The talk will introduce Apache Cayenne and its history. Will dwell a bit on Apache principles. Will show a demo built with Cayenne and then explain the differences with JPA/Hibernate.

Apache Cayenne is a mature full-featured Java ORM. The presentation will discuss Cayenne approach to object persistence, including overall philosophy and the differences with JPA/Hibernate. It will highlight things like transaction management, mapping workflow, as well as the new APIs in the latest Cayenne 4.0.