Java Database Connection: JDBC and MySQL

Learn how to connect to a MySQL database with Java JDBC
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (5,773 ratings)
118,331 students
Java Database Connection: JDBC and MySQL
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (5,773 ratings)
118,317 students
Connect to a MySQL Database with Java
Submit SQL statements to insert, update and delete data
Handle SQL parameters with Prepared Statements
Calls stored procedures and handle various parameter types (IN, INOUT etc..)
Read and write BLOB and CLOB data files
Configure your database connection information with properties files

Requirements

  • Students should have basic knowledge of Java progamming.
  • Students should have basic experience with MySQL
Description

This course assumes you have some knowledge of databases.

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- Satish Jain

I have to say that I was extremely pleased to note that his lecture material was straightforward and to the point. I was also impressed with how well he structured the contents! His presence was felt as he periodically showed interest in my progress. I would definitely recommend his material to anyone interested in expanding their programming knowledge with additional tools.

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In this course, you learn how to connect to a MySQL database using Java JDBC.

The course starts with an overview of the JDBC API. Then you learn how to set up your development environment with the appropriate MySQL database drivers. Next the course shows you how to submit a SQL query and process the result set. Also, you learn how to perform SQL insert, updates and deletes.

The course moves on to advanced topics such as Prepared Statements to handle SQL paramaters. You also learn how to call stored procedures using various parameter types (IN, INOUT, OUT and ResultSet). Next, the course shows you how to process large data types such as BLOBs and CLOBs. Finally, the course wraps up with a section on reading database connection information from a configuration file.

Who Is This Course Suitable For?

  • Java developers: beginner, intermediate or advanced

Note: This course assumes you have some knowledge of databases.


You Will Learn How To

  • Connect to a MySQL Database with Java
  • Submit SQL statements to insert, update and delete data
  • Handle SQL parameters with Prepared Statements
  • Calls stored procedures and handle various parameter types (IN, INOUT etc..)
  • Read and write BLOB and CLOB data files
  • Configure your database connection information with properties files

Source Code

  • All source code is available for download
  • All database scripts are available for download

Course Requirements

You should have the following software already installed.

  • MySQL Database
  • Java Development Kit
Who this course is for:
  • The course is appropriate for all Java developers: beginners to advanced
Course content
9 sections • 26 lectures • 1h 28m total length
  • Course Introduction
    01:28
  • JDBC Overview
    06:00
  • Database Setup Overview
    00:26
  • Install the MySQL Database
    04:49
  • Create New Database User in MySQL Workbench
    03:05
  • Download JDBC Source Code
    00:00
  • Setting up the Development Environment
    06:21
  • Submitting SQL Queries
    03:56
  • Getting rid of MySQL SSL Warning Message
    00:24
  • Inserting Data into the Database
    02:33
  • Updating Data in the Database
    03:01
  • Deleting Data from the Database
    02:26
  • Creating Prepared Statements
    04:34
  • Calling Stored Procedures - Part 1 - IN Parameters
    06:16
  • Calling Stored Procedures - Part 2 - INOUT Parameters
    03:07
  • Calling Stored Procedures - Part 3 - OUT Parameters
    03:57
  • Calling Stored Procedures - Part 4 - Result Set
    02:44
  • Defining JDBC Transactions
    05:49
  • Accessing Database MetaData
    05:12
  • Reading ResultSet MetaData
    03:50
  • Reading and Writing BLOBs
    07:29
  • Reading and Writing CLOBs
    05:42
  • Reading Database Connection Info from Properties File
    03:07
  • Summary
    01:11
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    00:41
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    00:10

Instructor
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Chad Darby
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Chád (shod) Darby is an author, instructor and speaker in the Java development world. 

Chád is a contributing author to several Java books, including  Professional Java E-Commerce (Wrox Press), Beginning Java Networking  (Wrox Press), and XML and Web Services Unleashed (Sams Publishing). 

Chád has Java certifications from Oracle and IBM. 

He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.