PGCon2011 - Final (2011.06.11)

PGCon 2011
The PostgreSQL Conference

Speakers
Mark Wong
Schedule
Day Talks - 2 - 2011-05-20
Room DMS 1140
Start time 10:00
Duration 01:00
Info
ID 278
Event type Workshop
Track Applications
Language used for presentation English
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Android & PostgreSQL

How to develop an Android App for PostgreSQL

This is a presentation on how-to develop a simple Android application that uses the PostgreSQL JDBC driver to communicate directly with a database. Use the Android SDK with Eclipse to build and deploy an application. Familiarity with Java programming and XML recommended.

Learn how to use the Android SDK and Eclipse to develop a simple user interface to connect to a PostgreSQL database and execute simple SQL statements. Programming tasks include:

  • Setting up a development environment
  • Executing simple SQL statements
  • Executing SQL statements with JDBC Prepared Statements and bind variables
  • Using cursors to handle potentially large volumes of data
  • Packaging and distributing Android applications