Early technical preview of JDBC Driver 9.5.0 for SQL Server released

We have released a new early technical preview of the JDBC Driver for SQL Server which contains a few additions and changes.


Precompiled binaries are available on GitHub and also on Maven Central.

Below is a summary of the new additions and changes.


Idle Connection Resiliency Feature 1669 Fix for Bulkcopy multi byte characters in char/varchar columns 1671 Java 17 support 1676 Added logging when deriving realm 1672 Added check for closed statement to registerColumnEncryptionKeyStoreProvidersOnStatement 1644 Added 42108 and 42109 to transient error list 1643


Fixed an issue where Statement.closeOnCompletion() would cause a Null Pointer Exception 1639 Fixed conversion of LocalDateTime and LocalTime to String in Bulk Copy 1640