Object relational interfaces survey

Ewa Płuciennik-Psota

Abstract


Object relational interface, within the meaning of a tool for mapping of a relational database to a set of objects, is an essential element of modern applications co-operating with relational databases. Nowadays at least a few dozen of this type tools exists. For one programming language sometimes there are even a dozen or more to choose from. So the choice is broad. The article presents a review of such tools and proposes basic evaluation criteria for their suitability.

Keywords


object application; object relational mapping; impedance mismatch; relational database

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21936/si2012_v33.n2A.149