Java News from Wednesday, August 26, 2009

JBoss has posted the first beta of  Hibernate Core 3.5, an open source (LGPL) object relational mapping system for Java. Version 3.5 adds support for Java persistence Architecture 2 and “fetch profiles”. "This is also the first version bundling annotations, entitymanager and envers together with the other core modules. Moving forward all will be versioned and released together."