Spring Framework is a lightweight solution and a potential one-stop-shop for
building your enterprise-ready applications. However, Spring is modular,
allowing you to use only those parts that you need, without having to bring in
the rest. This page covers the following topics related to Java Spring :
Overview of Spring Framework, What's New in Spring 3.0, Core Technologies,
Resources, Data Access, Integration.
Reference guide covers the following topics about Hibernate: Architecture,
Configuration, Persistent Classes, Basic O/R Mapping, Collection mapping,
Inheritance mapping, Transactions and Concurrency, Interceptors and events, HQL:
The Hibernate Query Language and XML Mapping.
King, Christian Bauer, Max Rydahl Andersen, Emmanuel Bernard, and Steve Ebersole