What's New in JPA Buddy — July 2021
JPA Buddy keeps evolving, with new features being rolled out each release. Let’s look at the main features added in the latest couple of releases. Visual tools for SQL files, Flyway callbacks and migrations in Java/Kotlin, clearer view of Liquibase changelog structure and other things!
July 19, 2021
Best Practices and Common Pitfalls of Using JPA (Hibernate) with Kotlin
Kotlin is great: it’s more concise and expressive than Java, it allows for safer code and offers seamless interoperability with Java. The latter allows developers to migrate their projects to Kotlin without having to rewrite the entire codebase. Such migrations is one of the reasons why we might have to work with JPA in Kotlin. Picking JPA for a fresh Kotlin application also makes sense, as it is a mature technology familiar to the developers.
June 24, 2021