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All applications need to execute queries to retrieve data from their database. With JPA and Hibernate, you can write JPQL, native SQL queries or Criteria Queries and you can use all of them with Spring Data JPA. In most cases, Spring Data just makes it a little bit easier.
Spring Data JPA acts as a layer on top of JPA, and it offers you 2 ways to define your query:
- You can let Spring Data JPA derive the query from the name of a method in your repository.
- You can define your own …