Scaling OpenJPA applications with Slice
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Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: August 24, 2010
Slice is a module for distributed persistence in OpenJPA. Slice enables an application developed for a single database to adapt to a distributed, horizontally partitioned, possibly heterogeneous, database environment. This all occurs without any change in the original application code or the database schema. See how to leverage this flexibility for your own applications, especially those destined for the cloud or Software as a Service.
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