Beta Draft: 2013-04-04
This chapter introduces EclipseLink Data Services (TLDS), with its support for exposing JPA persistence units through RESTful services.
This chapter contains the following sections:
Use Java Persistence API for RESTful Web Services (JPA-RS) to expose entities using a RESTful service, without writing JAX-RS code.
A Java EE application server with the following:
EclipseLink 2.4 or later.
Support for Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS) 1.0, for example Jersey.
A compliant Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) database, such as Oracle Database, Oracle Express, or MySQL