✔️ Open Source and Lightweight
✔️ Fast Performance
✔️ Database Independent Query
✔️ Automatic Table Creation
✔️ Simplifies Complex Join
✔️ Provides Query Statistics and Database Status
✔️ It can’t be learnt easily.
✔️ The debugging due to xml files and performance tuning becomes difficult at times.
✔️ Hibernate is a bit slower than pure JDBC as it is generating lots of SQL ✔️ statements in runtime.
✔️ It advisable to use pure JDBC for batch processing.