Oracle has proposed the creation of the Eclipse Persistence Platform (EclipseLink) project in Eclipse to deliver a comprehensive persistence platform. Oracle will lead this open source project and will contribute the source and test cases of its successful Oracle TopLink product to provide a starting point for the project.
Oracle will continue to deliver its award winning Oracle TopLink product, offer support, and enhance its capabilities to meet the needs of customers. Oracle TopLink will be built on the Eclipse Persistence Platform and will extend it with advanced integration into the Oracle Application Server.
Oracle TopLink leveraged in new GE Energy Spatial Product GE Energy has leveraged Oracle TopLink as well as other Oracle components to develop a new product offering. The usage of Oracle TopLink with the Oracle database's spatial types and queries required extensions to the TopLink framework that will be generally available in a future release. Read the full press release.
Providing a Complete Data Services Layer
Exclusive JDJ Interview with Dennis Leung, Vice President of Oracle Application Server, TopLink Development about persistence, O/R mapping, EJB 3.0, Web services, SOA, and more. December 2004