What is Objectify?
It is a Java data access API specifically designed for the Google Cloud Datastore. It occupies a "middle ground"; easier to use and more transparent than JDO or JPA, but significantly more convenient than the low-level API libraries that Google provides. Objectify is designed to make novices immediately productive yet also expose the full power of the Datastore.
Objectify is a tool in the Database Tools category of a tech stack.
Objectify is an open source tool with 688 GitHub stars and 153 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Objectify's open source repository on GitHub
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Pros of Objectify
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- Lets you persist, retrieve, delete, and query your own typed objects
- Surfaces all native datastore features, including batch operations, queries, transactions, asynchronous operations, and partial indexes
- Provides type-safe key and query classes using Java generics
- Provides a human-friendly query interface
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