Oracle Kodo JPA/JDO is deprecated in this release. Customers are encouraged to consider using Oracle TopLink.
Oracle TopLink is an advanced, object-persistence and object-transformation framework that fully implements the JPA 1.0 specification and serves as the reference implementation for the JPA expert group. It provides development tools and run-time capabilities that reduce development and maintenance efforts, and increase enterprise application functionality. For more information, see Oracle Fusion Middleware Developer's Guide for Oracle TopLink.
This document is intended for Kodo users. It is divided into several parts:
The JPA Overview describes the fundamentals of JPA.
The JDO Overview describes the fundamentals of JDO.
In the Kodo JPA/JDO Tutorials you will develop simple persistent applications using Kodo. Through the tutorials' hands-on approach, you will become comfortable with the core tools and development processes under Kodo JPA/JDO.
The Kodo JPA/JDO Reference Guide contains detailed documentation on all aspects of Kodo JPA/JDO. Browse through this guide to familiarize yourself with the many advanced features and customization opportunities Kodo provides. Later, you can use the guide when you need details on a specific aspect of Kodo JPA/JDO.