The jTDS Project has released version 1.2.5 of the open source JDBC driver for Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase. jTDS 1.2.5 is a maintenance release, correcting a number of bugs and adding a few minor features.
This release restores backward compatibility with Java 1.3.
o , NoClassDefFoundError with C3P0.
o /, problems with JDBC4 stubs in GlassFish.
o , default response timeout of 30 seconds if using named pipes.
o , NullPointException when receiving character NULL values.
o , fix for bug  has broken Java 1.3 compatibility.
o , Numeric overflow in conversion BigInteger/BIGINT.
o , no soft kill for TimerThread.
o Corrected a bug that lead to login errors being masked by later exceptions.
jTDS is the most performant JDBC driver for both Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase. It is a complete implementation of JDBC 3.0, it passes the J2EE 1.3 certification and Hibernate test suites and is the preferred SQL Server/Sybase driver for JBoss, Hibernate, Atlassian JIRA and Confluence, DbVisualizer and Compiere.
For more information on jTDS see http://jtds.sourceforge.net/
The release can be downloaded from: