The Microsoft SQL Server JDBC team is proud to announce the availability of our v1.2 CTP (beta) release.  The driver is downloadable at  The direct link to the download page is

In this release, we have greatly improved the performance and handling of large rowsets; added support for IBM Websphere; introduced a new response buffering model, "adaptive".

Come back soon for more exciting news about this release.

Jimmy Wu, SQL Server
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