Chapter 25. Accessing Databases with JDBC

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Now go, write it before them in a table, and note it in a book, that it may be for the time to come for ever and ever.

The Holy Bible, Isaiah 30:8

Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.

Mark Twain

I like two kinds of men: domestic and foreign.

Mae West


In this chapter you’ll learn:

• Relational database concepts.

• To use Structured Query Language (SQL) to retrieve data from and manipulate data in a database.

• To use the JDBC™ API to access databases.

• To use the RowSet interface from package javax.sql to manipulate databases.

• To use JDBC 4’s automatic JDBC driver ...

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