Object-relational mapping tool for the Java programming language. It provides a framework for mapping an object-oriented domain model to a relational database. Hibernate is a persistence framework which is used to persist data from Java environment to database.
|Developed by||Gavin King, Red Hat|
|Latest stable version||Hibernate v5|
Object-relational mapping or ORM is a programming method for mapping the objects to the relational model where entities/classes are mapped to tables, instances are mapped to rows and attributes of instances are mapped to columns of table.