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Opening a session in hibernate

Arka Sharma
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Joined: Jun 15, 2011
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Hi,

I am working with hibernate to connect to HSQL. I have created a static session factory and using it in all the methods where I need to connect to HSQL. But in those each time I'm creating a new session object by calling SessionFactory.openSession(). Now if I create a static session reference and reuse it in deifferent methods to neglect sssion open and close calls for each method will it add any performance improvement ? Which one is more time consuming creating a session factory or opening and closing a session.

Thanks,
Arka
 
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