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What is MyBatis?

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.
MyBatis is a tool in the Object Relational Mapper (ORM) category of a tech stack.
MyBatis is an open source tool with 16K GitHub stars and 10.8K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to MyBatis's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses MyBatis?

14 companies reportedly use MyBatis in their tech stacks, including apkg, Tech-Stack, and MOVILL.

83 developers on StackShare have stated that they use MyBatis.
Pros of MyBatis
Easy to use
Integrated with Spring
Data-first support

MyBatis Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to MyBatis?
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