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What is Hibernate?

Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper.
Hibernate is a tool in the Object Relational Mapper (ORM) category of a tech stack.

Who uses Hibernate?

209 companies reportedly use Hibernate in their tech stacks, including Platform, Backbase, and RatePAY GmbH.

1074 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hibernate.

Hibernate Integrations

Java, Spring Framework, Spring MVC, Quarkus, and TimescaleDB are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hibernate. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Hibernate.
Pros of Hibernate
Easy ORM
Easy transaction definition
Is integrated with spring jpa

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Hibernate Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Hibernate?
It is a first class persistence framework with support for custom SQL, stored procedures and advanced mappings. It eliminates almost all of the JDBC code and manual setting of parameters and retrieval of results. It can use simple XML or Annotations for configuration and map primitives, Map interfaces and Java POJOs (Plain Old Java Objects) to database records.
A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
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