Archive Page: DBCon

Archive Page: DBCon


Archive page. This resource is no longer available at the Sanger Institute.


DbCon provides a simple interface to DBCP, offers distributed pooling configuration and provides a clean layer of separation between Java code and SQL.

The project aims to provide a simple way of accessing pooled database connection configuration over multiple clients along whilst offering file storage formats better suited to expressing SQL in than inline Java Strings.

Download and Installation

License and Citation

All DbCon code has been made available under a BSD license and shall continue to be developed under this agreement. Please read the licensing agreement before downloading and using the software:

CGP Software License

Copyright © 2006 Genome Research Ltd.
Author: Cancer Genome Project,

This software is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and noninfringement. In no event shall the authors or copyright holders be liable for any claim, damages or other liability, whether in an action of contract, tort or otherwise, arising from, out of or in connection with the software or the use or other dealings in the software.

This code is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the BSD License.

Any redistribution or derivation in whole or in part including any substantial portion of this code must include this copyright and permission notice.