Type 1 (JDBC-ODBC bridge driver) JDBC Driver with Example

To convert JDBC call into ODBC call and ODBC call into JDBC call Type 1 Driver is required. So this is also called as JDBC-ODBC bridge driver.


  1. It is very easy to use.
  2. JDBC-ODBC bridge driver is never communicate with database so it is a independent Driver.
  3. No need type of any software for this.


  1. It is the slowest driver Among the 4 drivers.
  2. It is a platform dependent driver means it only work on windows system not in Mac or Linux system.
  3. It is support up to Java 1.7 version.