This article is part of a series of posts related to calling various relational database systems stored procedures and database functions from Hibernate. The reason for writing this down is because there are many peculiarities related to the underlying JDBC driver support and not every JPA or Hibernate feature is supported on every relational database.
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Devoxx France 2016
I’ve just got back from Devoxx France, and I’m happy I got the chance to participate in such an event. The conference was really big (around 2500 participants) with many speakers from all around the world.
It’s all about the people
The best thing about going to a conference is the chance of meeting in person so many people that I only knew them from reading their blogs, using their frameworks, or from Twitter. I met Emmanuel Bernard, whose talks managed to fill in a whole amphitheater:
I got the chance to meet the organizers: Nicolas Martignole, Antonio Goncalves, Arnaud Héritier, and watch a live episode of Les Cast Codeurs.
By far the most entertaining presentation was Ten SQL tricks that you didn’t think they were possible by Lukas Eder, which was both interesting and funny.
I met Ludovic Orban who is the creator of the Bitronix Transaction Manager, a tool that I’ve been using extensively for a long time now.
Since I’ve been fascinated by the StackOverflow architecture, I couldn’t miss Oded Coster‘s presentation and managed to steal some high-performance tuning tips from him as well.
All in all, this was a great event.
My High-Performance Hibernate talk is very much inspired by the second part of my book. Enjoy watching it!
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In-memory databases such as H2, HSQLDB, and Derby are great to speed up integration tests. Although most database queries can be run against these in-memory databases, many enterprise systems make use of complex native queries which can only be tested against an actual production-like relational database.
In this post, I’m going to show you how you can run PostgreSQL and MySQL integration tests almost as fast as any in-memory database.
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Part 2, Chapter 15
Every new chapter of my book is released right after it’s being completed, so the reader doesn’t have to wait for the whole part to be finished to get access to new material.
Table of content
This chapter explains how fetching works in Hibernate.
15.1 DTO projection
15.1.1 DTO projection pagination
15.1.2 Native query DTO projection
15.2 Query fetch size
15.3 Fetching entities
15.3.1 Direct fetching
126.96.36.199 Fetching a Proxy reference
188.8.131.52 Natural identifier fetching
15.3.2 Query fetching
15.3.3 Fetching associations
184.108.40.206.1 The N+1 query problem
220.127.116.11.2 How to catch N+1 query problems during testing
18.104.22.168.4 The Open Session in View Anti-Pattern
22.214.171.124.5 Temporary Session Lazy Loading Anti-Pattern
126.96.36.199 Associations and pagination
15.4 Query plan cache
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