database driver


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database driver

A software routine that accesses a database. It allows an application or compiler to access a particular database format.
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In addition, for the best performance and flexibility, data access middleware should offer wire protocol drivers to avoid the overhead and maintenance issues of off-the-shelf database drivers.
IBM's Developer Kit for Linux technology enhances database and application performance on Linux by using natural database drivers rather than Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) libraries.

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