Persistence Strategic Chess Game

JBoss had Hibernate, Sun has GlassFish/TopLink, BEA now has acquired SolarMetric.

How many pure JDO vendors are left? Will standalone (Java SE) use of EJB 3 persistence be encouraged by vendors? Will developers ask for it? Why isn’t anyone but JBoss using Hibernate as its O/R engine? What will Geronimo use? What will IBM/WebSphere use?

Author: alexismp

Google Developer Relations in Paris.