Type 5 JDBC Drivers
DataDirect Connect for JDBC
Progress Software have announced DataDirect Connect for Java Database Connectivity version 4.1. DataDirect Connect for JDBC is a suite of Type 5 JDBC drivers.
Type 5 JDBC drivers allow functionality to be added, configured, or tuned for different applications without changing the application code. Type 5 JDBC drivers also deploy as a single driver JAR file. More information on the differences between Type 4 and Type 5 JDBC driver architecture, is available at the Progress website.
New in this release, is DataDirect Bulk Load support for DB2, SQL Server and Sybase. All DataDirect JDBC drivers have also been tested and certified with the Hibernate Certification Test Kit. Please see the Release Notes for more information.
Pricing information, is available by contacting the Progress team.