What's new in new mQlicker

I’ve been developing mQlicker for approximately two years. Dr. Raban, Sverre and I co-founded a startup about two year ago and we started developing it. The first official release happened last February, and now we are about to release a new version of mQlicker. Before we do, I’d like to point out the new features and changes in the new one.

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Easier and Better Way to Use JDBC

I can still see many tutorials of JDBC that are not really talking about how JDBC programming can be done easily and more practically & efficiently. I can understand that those tutorials are to give a very basic level of knowledge of JDBC. Besides, we do often not use JDBC directly any more these days. There are easier and simpler solutions like Object Relational Mapping (ORM) and other persistence frameworks. I use Java Persistence API (JPA) with Hibernate and QueryDSL (Personally, I think QueryDSL is great. I cannot imagine life without QueryDSL anymore when using JPA. 🙂). There are also other choices. For instance, EclipseLink and OpenJPA both of which are JPA implementations, Java Data Objects (JDO), MyBatis, the successor of iBATIS, and so on.

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