The Spring JPA tutorial series

In the next coming weeks, we will publish a series of articles about Spring and JPA. Below you will find the posts of the series so far. Note that we will keep releasing new content. So stay tuned 😉




  1. Getting started with Spring boot 2 and JPA
  2. Configuring and mapping existing database tables to JPA Entity classes
  3. Mapping One-To-One relationships
  4. How to manage JPA bidirectional relationships properly


Advanced topics:


  1. Configuring @PostLoad and @PostUpdate in JPA/Hibernate
  2. How to use @PrePersist and @PreUpdate in JPA/Hibernate
  3. Getting started with Hibernate Search and Lucene
  4. How to configure sharding with Lucene, Hibernate search & Spring Boot