Derby (Java DB) Driver Features

This section describes Apache's Derby JDBC driver and its features.

Derby JDBC driver is the JDBC driver for Derby (Java DB) produced by Apache. It is included in the Derby (Java DB) distribution package.

Main features Derby 10.17 JDBC driver:

If you are using older versions of JDK, you need to find and download the compatible version of Derby (Java DB) according to the following table:

JDK Version   Derby Version   JDBC Version   Year
-----------   -------------   ------------   ----
Java 21+      10.17+          JDBC 4.2       2023
Java 17+      10.16+          JDBC 4.2       2022
Java 9+       10.15+          JDBC 4.2       2019
Java 8+       10.13+          JDBC 4.1       2016
Java 6+       10.11+          JDBC 4.0       2014
Java 1.4+     10.4+           JDBC 3.0       2008
Java 1.3+     10.1+           JDBC 2.1       2005

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 JDBC (Java Database Connectivity) Introduction

 JDK (Java SE) Installation

 Installing and Running Derby (Java DB)

Derby (Java DB) JDBC Driver

Derby (Java DB) Driver Features

 Loading Derby JDBC Driver Classes

 Creating Connections to Derby (Java DB) Network Server

 Derby (Java DB) Network Server and JDBC Driver Info

 Derby (Java DB) - Creating New Tables

 Derby (Java DB) - Inserting Data Rows to Existing Tables

 Derby (Java DB) - Running SELECT Queries

 Derby (Java DB) JDBC DataSource Objects

 Derby (Java DB) - DML Statements

 Derby (Java DB) - ResultSet Objects of Queries

 Derby (Java DB) - PreparedStatement

 Summary of JDBC Drivers and Database Servers

 Using Connection Pool with JDBC

 Archived Tutorials


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