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Java Hibernate Cookbook

By : Yogesh Prajapati, Vishal Ranapariya
Book Image

Java Hibernate Cookbook

By: Yogesh Prajapati, Vishal Ranapariya

Overview of this book

This book will provide a useful hands-on guide to Hibernate to accomplish the development of a real-time Hibernate application. We will start with the basics of Hibernate, which include setting up Hibernate – the pre-requisites and multiple ways of configuring Hibernate using Java. We will then dive deep into the fundamentals of Hibernate such as SessionFactory, session, criteria, working with objects and criteria. This will help a developer have a better understanding of how Hibernate works and what needs to be done to run a Hibernate application. Moving on, we will learn how to work with annotations, associations and collections. In the final chapters, we will see explore querying, advanced Hibernate concepts and integration with other frameworks.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Java Hibernate Cookbook
About the Authors
About the Reviewers

Chapter 2. Understanding the Fundamentals

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Building a SessionFactory

  • Creating a generic SessionFactory provider class

  • Opening a new session

  • Opening a stateless session

  • Saving an object to the database

  • Fetching an object from the database

  • Removing an object from the database

  • Updating an object

  • Creating a criteria

  • Restricting the results using a criteria

  • Pagination using a criteria

  • Sorting the results

  • Transforming a result

  • Using basic projection