- Hibernate is an ORM(Object Relation Mapping) tool.
- As we Know that in Java everything is an object so Hibernate map that object into Database so it is called as Object Relation mapping Tool.
- It Help java Application to Interact with Database.
Advantage of Hibernate
- Hibernate is Open source and lightweight.
- Hibernate support database Independent query.(Hibernate query language)
- It simplifies the interaction between java app and Database.
- Performance of Hibernate is is High due to first level and second level cache.