Being able to read and write data to a relational database is an absolute, must-have skill when working with Java applications. In this course, Java Core Libraries: JDBC, you will gain the ability to access and modify data in relational databases using the JDBC API. First, you will learn how to connect the JDBC API to a database. Next, you will discover how to read and update data in a database using the JDBC API. Finally, you will explore advanced techniques for working with large chunks of data, calling stored procedures, using instance pooling, transactions, and the JDBC RowSet. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge needed to utilize the JDBC API in your work with complete confidence.