JDBC Drivers Tested with Java SE 1.6

This section provides a summary of JDBC drivers tested with Java SE 1.6 for Derby, MS Access, MySQL, Oracle and SQL Server.

Several JDBC drivers were tested with Java SE 1.8 and 1.6 in this book for different database servers like Derby, MS Access, MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server. A quick summary of their main attributes is provided here as a comparison and a reference:

Driver Name: Apache Derby Network Client JDBC Driver
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Driver JAR File: derbyclient.jar
Server version: 10.11.1.2 - (1629631)
JDBC Type: Type 4
JDBC Version: 4.2
Vendor: Apache
Database Name: Apache Derby
Database Version: 10.11.1.2
JDK: 1.8

Driver Name: JDBC-ODBC Bridge
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Driver JAR File: None (included in Java SE 1.6)
Driver Version:  2.0001
JDBC Type: Type 1
JDBC Version: 4.0
Vendor: Sun
Database Name: Any database with an ODBC driver
Database Version: N/A
JDK: 1.6

Driver Name: MySQL Connctor/J 
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Driver JAR File: mysql-connector-java-5.1.36-bin.jar
Driver Version:  5.1.36
JDBC Type: Type 4
JDBC Version: 4.0
Vendor: MySQL AB
Database Name: MySQL 
Database Version: 5.5.15
JDK: 1.8

Driver Name: Oracle JDBC Thin client-side driver
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Driver JAR File: ojdbc14.jar
Driver Version:  10.2.0.3.0
JDBC Type: Type 4
JDBC Version: 3.0
Vendor: Oracle
Database Name: Oracle 10g Express Edition
Database Version: 10.2.0.1.0
JDK: 1.6

Driver Name: Miscrosoft JDBC Driver
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Driver JAR File: sqljdbc.jar
Driver Version:  1.0.809.102
JDBC Type: Type 4
JDBC Version: 3.0
Vendor: Miscrosoft
Database Name: SQL Server 2005 Express Edition
Database Version: 9.00.1399
JDK: 1.6

Last update: 2015.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 JDBC (Java Database Connectivity) Introduction

 JDK (Java SE) Installation

 Installing and Running Java DB - Derby

 Derby (Java DB) JDBC Driver

 Derby (Java DB) JDBC DataSource Objects

 Java DB (Derby) - DML Statements

 Java DB (Derby) - ResultSet Objects of Queries

 Java DB (Derby) - PreparedStatement

 MySQL Installation on Windows

 MySQL JDBC Driver (MySQL Connector/J)

 MySQL - PreparedStatement

 MySQL - Reference Implementation of JdbcRowSet

 MySQL - JBDC CallableStatement

 MySQL CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

 MySQL BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 Oracle Express Edition Installation on Windows

 Oracle JDBC Drivers

 Oracle - Reference Implementation of JdbcRowSet

 Oracle - PreparedStatement

 Oracle - JBDC CallableStatement

 Oracle CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

 Oracle BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition

 Microsoft JDBC Driver for SQL Server - sqljdbc42.jar

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - Query Statements and Result Sets

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DatabaseMetaData Object

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DDL Statements

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DML Statements

 SQL Server - PreparedStatement

 SQL Server CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

 SQL Server BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - Flat Text Files

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - MS Access

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - MS SQL Server

Summary of JDBC Drivers and Database Servers

JDBC Drivers Tested with Java SE 1.6

 Connection URL Formats and Examples

 Implementations of the DataSource Interface

 Performances on Inserting Rows

 Additional Tutorial Notes to Be Added

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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