What is jdbc?

JDBC stands for Java Database Connectivity . It was developed by Java soft and is a part of Java Enterprise API. JDBC is the first standardized API that allows the users to develop database front ends without continously rewriting their code. JDBC provides the ability to create robust, platform-independent application and wev-based applets, wihich can acces any database through a DBS-independent mechanism. The interaction between these application and applets with SQL data sources is done through a set of relational database objects and methods defined is the JDBC API.