||What Is Ruby on Rails|
|Subject:||Ruby on Rails is only one option|
Response to: Ruby on Rails is only one option
A useful for for comparing Rails and Hibernate is at http://theserverside.com/articles/article.tss?l=RailsHibernate
comparing Class::DBI at the same time shows AR offers nothing C::DBI doesn't do, and that CDBI options bring it closer to matching some of Hibernates features than AR.