Introduction In this article, I’m going to show you how you can return a Java Map result when executing a JPA query. I decided to write this article after answering a similar question on StackOverflow.
Introduction In this article, I’m going to present the best way to use a Hibernate ResultTransformer so that you can customize the result set of a given JPA or Hibernate query. As I already explained, the Hibernate ResultTransformer is a very powerful mechanism, allowing you to customize a JPQL, Criteria API, or native SQL query result set in any possible way.
Introduction In this article, we are going to see how we can get the query execution plan when using the SQL Server relational database system. The execution plan allows you to understand the operations done by the database engine when executing a specific SQL query.
Introduction In this article, we are going to see what is the best way to set up the query timeout interval with JPA and Hibernate. Setting the query timeout allows you to cancel slow-running queries that would, otherwise, put pressure on database resources.
Introduction In this article, we are going to how the JPQL DISTINCT keyword behaves depending on the underlying entity query type.
Introduction Inspired by this StackOverflow answer I gave recently, I decided it’s time to write an article about query pagination when using JPA and Hibernate. In this article, you are going to see how to use query pagination to restrict the JDBC ResultSet size and avoid fetching more data than necessary.
Introduction In this article, you are going to learn how to map a JPA entity to the ResultSet of a SQL query using the @Subselect Hibernate-specific annotation.
Introduction While answering questions on the Hibernate forum, I stumbled on the following question regarding the PostgreSQL :: cast operation used in a JPA and Hibernate entity query. Since it’s a very interesting use case, I decided to turn the answer into a dedicated blog post.