Goodbye RequestFactory – Hello REST After trying some days to get the RequestFactory working correctly with my spring / JPA / hibernate based backend, I finally gave up. It just wouldn’t work correctly and was honestly too complex for its…

Gilead sounded like a good way of getting around the hibernate proxy serialisation problem. So I started to include it as a dependency and it just failed. It was not compatible with hibernate-4.0 (ok, still in beta). Since I still…