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Links to a collection of pages on how to use HyperSQL.

Getting Started

For new users. A simple, illustrated guide on how to run an HSQLDB server and to connect to the server with the Database Manager Swing.

Web Applications

Simple introduction to using HSQLDB in a web app.

Søren's Blog

Introduction to programming with HSQLDB in 5 parts. This popular guide introduces HSQLDB and shows examples of how to connect and use with JDBC, Java Server Pages and JSTL. You can use the guide with HSQLDB 2.X.

Unit testing and integration testing using JUnit, Liquibase, HSQLDB, Hibernate, Maven and Spring Framework

Includes images and downloadable source.

Kiss MySQL goodbye for development and say hello to HSQLDB

Includes source.

Embedding HSQLDB in Spring

How to run an HSQLDB server instance in a Spring container.

HSQLDB 2.0 with JDO

Multipart article covering development of an application

HSQLDB, JPA, Eclipse, Hibernate Tutorial

This guide shows how to program a JPA application using Hibernate and HSQLDB. The guide is in 2 parts. There is a link to part 1 at the beginning of the page. If you use HSQLDB 2.x, please use the latest Hibernate 3.6 and follow the guide.

JPA / Hibernate testing for Oracle target with HSQLDB

This guide shows how to use HSQLDB for testing JPA/Hibernate applications targeted for Oracle. Covers how to account for database engine differences. With the latest HSQLDB, this task has become easier due to the ORA syntax compatibility mode.

HSQLDB, JPA 2, Spring, Hibernate, GWT Tutorial

This guide shows how to program a GWP JPA application using Hibernate JPA and HSQLDB. If you use HSQLDB 2.x, please use the latest Hibernate 3.6 and follow the guide.

Spring + IBatis CRUD Application with HyperSQL

This blog and the follow up describe how to create a simple web application that performs CRUD operations against the database using Ibatis SQL Mapper and the Spring Framework with HyperSQL.

Testing JASON with JUnit rules

A blog entry on using JUnit and JASON, with HSQLDB as in-memory object store.

Netbeans 7, JUnit, Maven, HSQLDB, Spring and Hibernate

Setting up a NetBeans project using HSQLDB.

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