Release Notes: In addition to a number of bugfixes, this release introduces support for native SQL queries, a powerful Query by Criteria and Query by Example API, and improvements to the Hibernate Query Language. A new, fully pluggable second-level cache framework provides built in support for the JGroups-based JBossCache clustered cache, EHCache, SwarmCache, and OpenSymphony's OSCache (Tangosol Coherence may also be used). A number of new performance-enhancing features were added, including batch-loading, more aggressive second-level cache utilization, and a brand new query result set cache.
Release Notes: This is the first stable release of the 2.x series, including powerful new query language features, JCA support, and much more.
Release Notes: This release adds various bugfixes to the 1.2 stream (while new functionality is being added to the 2.0 branch).
Release Notes: This version fixes some minor bugs and adds some small API improvements.
Release Notes: This version fixes a problem introduced in 1.2.1 that occurred only when running in certain application servers.
Release Notes: This version features support for Blob and Clob properties, a new FlushMode API, toolset improvements, and fixes for a number of bugs found in version 1.2.
Release Notes: A bug in 1.2 rc2 was fixed. Several other minor enhancements were also made.
Release Notes: This release fixes some bugs found in previous beta versions.
Release Notes: This release introduces major query language enhancements and has reworked lazy object initialization support.