This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
If we use a value object ,is it must that it should be serialized for robust design? If I am not wrong , we use value object to pass data between different tiers of the application. What is the impact of serialization in this context?