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Retired - Red Hat Certified Specialist in Persistence

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Note: This credential is no longer available.

An application developer who is a Red Hat® Certified Specialist in Persistence has demonstrated the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to use the Java™ Persistence API (JPA) with JBoss® Hibernate®. Hibernate is a high-performance, object-relational persistence and query service that implements JPA and is included in Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform.

Certification details


Prove your skills and knowledge

An enterprise application developer who is a Red Hat Certified Specialist in Persistence is capable of performing the following tasks:

  • Configuring JPA and Hibernate
  • Mapping Java objects to relational tables
  • Mapping object associations to relationships
  • Managing transactions
  • Creating and retrieving persistent objects
  • Manipulating persistent objects


Is this certification right for you?

The following audiences may be interested in becoming a Red Hat Certified Specialist in Persistence:

  • Experienced Java application developers and architects
  • Business component and database developers


Test your skills and knowledge

Retired - EX297 - Red Hat Certified Specialist in Persistence exam
Demonstrate your ability to create and maintain Java applications that use the Java Persistence API (JPA) with JBoss Hibernate.

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