JDBC 4.0 Enhancements in Java SE 6 (8 tags)
Java SE 6 (aka Mustang) brings with it a new set of improvements to the JDBC API for accessing databases. Improvements include support for the RowID interface, better exception handling, annotation-based queries, and (finally!) and end to the clumsy Class.forName() system of loading database drivers. In this article, Srini Penchikala tours the major features of JDBC 4.0.
The Mustang Meets the Rhino: Scripting in Java 6 (2 tags)