Non intrusive mapping

No annotation nor XML binding is necessary : mapping is defined through method references.

Visualize entity graph

Thanks to a fluent API, Stalactite lets one define its entity graph, instead of spreading it all over entities by annotation for instance.

Moreover, since it only fetches data eagerly, you know exactly what will be loaded, hence masterizing graph inflation.

Keep your domain clean
Database compatibility

Stalactite is tested against

Special thanks to