- Developing Web applications with the Java Persistence API and JavaServer Faces
The Java™ Persistence API (JPA) provides an easy mechanism to use with relational databases when you need applications to persist data. Although it is traditionally used with Enterprise Java™Beans (EJBs), JPA works quite well directly with Web applications. This article describes the simplified programming model and tools that IBM® Rational® Application Developer for WebSphere® Software Version 7.5 provides for easily building Web applications that use JPA.
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