DOI: 10.24251/hicss.2017.592
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Abstract: AbstractObject-oriented applications often achieve persistence by using relational database systems. In such setup, objectrelational mapping is used to link objects to tables. Due to fundamental differences between object-orientation and relational algebra, the definition of a mapping is a considerably difficult task. Today, there are only informal guidelines that support engineers in choosing the best mapping strategy. However, guidelines do not provide a quantification of actual impact and trade-off between…

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