Talk type: Talk
Hibernate 6: What's new and why it's important
In March, a stable major version of Hibernate 6 was released. In addition to the name change from javax to jakarta and the move to Java 11, there are several innovations that may be of interest to those who actively use JPA in their work.
Among the most notable are the new API for data type mapping and the use of the Semantic Query Model to represent queries within the framework. In the report we'll analyze these innovations by examples and see what you should pay attention to when migrating to the next version of Hibernate.