What benefits does TopLink provide?
||TopLink accelerates the performance of Java applications|
||Reduces development effort by allowing customers to focus on building solutions and not infrastructure|
Through its non-intrusive approach, supports a wide variety of Java application architectures
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With EJB 2.0, do I still need TopLink?
EJB 2.0 ONLY covers Container Managed Persistence (CMP) of entity beans. EJB 2.0 does not provide a persistence solution for commonly used Java architectures, such as:
TopLink facilitates and manages persistence in both EJB and non-EJB architectures.
Does TopLink still add value when using EJB 2.0 CMP?
Yes, even when using a CMP architecture, TopLink provides considerable advantages over the basic EJB 2.0 specification which include: