JDBC: Practical Guide for Java Programmers

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Elsevier, Sep 12, 2001 - Computers - 120 pages
JDBC: Practical Guide for Java Programmers is the quickest way to gain the skills required for connecting your Java application to a SQL database. Practical, tutorial-based coverage keeps you focused on the essential tasks and techniques, and incisive explanations cement your understanding of the API features you'll use again and again. No other resource presents so concisely or so effectively the exact material you need to get up and running with JDBC right away.
  • Provides tutorial-based instruction in key JDBC techniques, complemented by example code.
  • Centered around an incrementally developed example of a three-tiered application for a video rental e-commerce site.
  • Designed to help you tackle standard JDBC tasks: connecting your database to the Internet, displaying query results, using stored procedures, updating the database, storing metadata, carrying out transactions, working with binary large objects, implementing security, and more.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to JDBC
1
Chapter 2 Presenting Information to Users
15
Chapter 3 Querying the Database
33
Chapter 4 Updating the Database
43
Chapter 5 Advanced JDBC Topics
55
Chapter 6 An Ecommerce Example
73
Chapter 7 How to Stay Current with JDBC
97
Appendix
101
References
107
Index
109
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Gregory D. Speegle is an associate professor at Baylor University where he has taught graduate and undergraduate database courses for 10 years. He received a B.S. degree from Baylor in 1984, and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas in 1990. He has been the graduate director since 1994. Dr. Speegle believes students should be comfortable using databases as part of routine programming. His area of research interest is multimedia databases.

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