||Stored Procedures for Java Programmers|
|Subject:||The open source tool Aspire/J2EE can advance this approach considerably|
The following article on Aspire and Tomcat at O'Reilly takes the use of stored procedures to the next level by keeping them external to Java and with an ability replace them (if needed) with plain SQL or Java Procedures.
The following link at O'Reilly could be of great help as well where stored procedures can be incorporated into Hierarchical data sets.
The link is
Satya Komatineni (satya at activeintellect.com)