The main benefits of Object Relational Mapping tools of hibernate is that O/RM maps an object to the relational database table. Hibernate is also an O/RM and is available as open source project. To use Hibernate with Java you will be required to create a file with .hbm.xml extension into which the mapping information will be provided.
- The SQL Code/ state,emt in
application can be obviated without
writing complex JDBC / Entity Bean
- Distributed transaction can
simply be performed by using ORM
- Hibernate is an open source
ORM tool and a robust framework to
perform Object Relational Mapping.
- Without much of
SQL knowledge, one can master
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