1. Spring and Java

>> Architecting with Java Persistence: Patterns and Strategies [infoq.com]

Exploring different Java persistence patterns — plain driver-based approaches, active records, and repositories. A solid overview.

>> 11 JPA and Hibernate query hints every developer should know [thorben-janssen.com]

JPA hints to influence the query execution plan — including read-only transactions, flush mode, timeout, and loading graphs.

Also worth reading:

Webinars and presentations:

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2. Technical & Musings

>> TDD: For Those Who Don’t Know How to Design Software [blog.thecodewhisperer.com]

An interesting take on the evolutionary nature of many software problems — using TDD as a means of knowing more. Good stuff as always.

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3. Pick of the Week

>> Best engineers are focusing on helping others [eng-leadership.com]

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