Chapter 23. Transaction Services

We introduced the topic of transactions in Chapter 8, "Enterprise Data," within the context of database management systems. Chapter 8 discussed the basic concept of transactions, the ACID principles for transactions, and standards for distributed transaction processing. Chapter 10, "Advanced JDBC," built on this conceptual database transaction groundwork with specific application to JDBC. Updatable result set change visibility and transaction isolation levels can be managed using the JDBC 2.0 API. Furthermore, middle-tier ...

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