Spring integration with Java Persistence API (JPA) came about on the release of Spring 2.0. It is very easy to use JPA with Spring because it is all based on plain old java beans (POJOs). In this tip, we will outline the steps required for you to use JPA with Spring.
JPA-based applications are based on the implementation of EntityManagerFactory in order to get an instance of an EntityManager. There are two kinds of entity managers from the JPA Specification that both implement the
Updated 11-30-2011 at 04:23 AM by Spring Framework