In the classic style of Manning's "In Action" series, NHibernate in Action shows.NET developers how to use the NHibernate Object/Relational Mapping tool.This book is a translation from Java to .NET, as well as an expansion, ofManning's bestselling Hibernate in Action. All traces of Java have been carefullyreplaced by their .NET equivalents. The book shows how to implementcomplex business objects, and later teaches advanced techniques like cachingand session management. Readers will discover how to implement persistence ina .NET application, and how to configure NHibernate to specify the mappinginformation between business objects and database tables. Readers will also beintroduced to the internal architecture of NHibernate by progressively buildinga complete sample application using Agile methodologies.
Purchase of the print book comes with an offer of a free PDF, ePub, and Kindle eBook from Manning. Also available is all code from the book.
Gavin King, a lead developer at JBoss, is the founder of the Hibernate project, and a member of the EJB 3.0 (JSR 220) expert group. He also leads the Web Beans JSR 299, a standardization effort involving Hibernate concepts, JSF, and EJB 3.0.