Java DB


Java DB is Oracle's supported distribution of the Apache Derby open source database. It supports standard ANSI/ISO SQL through the JDBC and Java EE APIs. Java DB is included in the JDK.

At a Glance

  • Full-featured and easy-to-use
  • Transaction-protected and crash-recoverable
  • Embeddable in applications
  • Pure Java and portable and across CDC FP 1.1, Java 5, Java 6, and Java 7 (everywhere from tablets to mainframes)
  • Included in the JDK
  • Compact (2.6 MB)


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