What is JPA?

  • Java Persistence API or JPA for short is a lightweight, POJO-based Java framework to persist the Java Objects to the relational database
  • JPA uses metadata to map the persistence objects with the database table.
  • JPA is a specification, which is released under EJB 3 specification.
  • JPA standardized the ORM persistence technology for Java developers.
  • needs an ORM implementation to work and persist the Java Objects.



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