AccessPlatform : What's New in 5.0

DataNucleus AccessPlatform version 5.0 extends the 4.2 capabilities supporting new Java 8 features as well as other things that required internal code restructuring. Below are some of the new features you can find in DataNucleus AccessPlatform 5.0.

  • Support for Java 8 Optional for RDBMS, Cassandra, MongoDB, Excel, ODF, Neo4j, HBase and JSON
  • Scala : support for optional type
  • HBase : upgrade support to v1.1+ of hbase-client
  • HBase : support related object removal
  • Neo4j : upgrade support to v2.3+ of neo4j
  • MongoDB : upgrade support to v3.0+ of mongo-java-driver
  • Cassandra : upgrade support to v3.0+ of datastax
  • RDBMS : support for SQL Anywhere
  • PostgreSQL : support for persisting collection/array of strings/ints into "array" column type
  • JPA : added support for nondurable identity
  • Support for Enum extension handling for RDBMS, Cassandra, MongoDB, Excel, ODF, Neo4j, HBase and JSON.
  • Improved multi-tenancy support, per PMF/EMF, per PM/EM, or per datastore access.