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EclipseLink/UserGuide/JPA/Advanced JPA Development/Platform Specific Configurations

EclipseLink JPA

Database and Application Server Support

EclipseLink supports a number of database platforms and application servers, as described below.

Database Support

EclipseLink supports any relational database that is compliant with SQL and has a compliant JDBC driver. EclipseLink has extended support for several database platforms. The extended support mainly consists of providing native sequencing support, schema creation, and certain database functions.

The following databases are supported. Click the names below to see the Javadoc that describes the support for that platform. The classes are in the [org.eclipse.persistence.platform.database] package.

Supported Database Platforms
Database JavaDoc See Also
Access AccessPlatformPlatform
Attunity AttunityPlatform
Cloudscape CloudscapePlatform
DB2 Mainframe DB2MainframePlatform
DB2 DB2Platform
dBASE DBasePlatform
Derby DerbyPlatform
Firebird FirebirdPlatform
H2 H2Platform
Informix InformixPlatform
JavaDB [JavaDBPlatform]
MaxDB [MaxDBPlatform]
MySQL [MySQLPlatform]
Oracle [OraclePlatform] Oracle Database Support
PointBase [PointBasePlatform]
PostgreSQL [PostgreSQLPlatform] PostgreSQL
SQLAnywhere [SQLAnywherePlatform]
SQLServer [SQLServerPlatform]
Sybase [SybasePlatform]
Symfoware [SymfowarePlatform]
TimesTen7 [TimesTen7Platform]
TimesTen [TimesTenPlatform]

It also possible to extend EclipseLink to add extended support for additional platforms. There are also several user contributed platforms in the EclipseLink incubator project. See Platform Incubator.

Application Server Support

EclipseLink can be used with any Java EE application server that meets the software requirements through the EclipseLink API.

EclipseLink provides integration support for the following servers. See the Javadoc for more information.

Server Name Javadoc See Also
JBoss Application Server [org.eclipse.persistence.platform.server.jboss]
Oracle Containers for J2EE (OC4J) [org.eclipse.persistence.platform.server.oc4j]
Oracle WebLogic Server org.eclipse.persistence.platform.server.wls
SAP NetWeaver Application Server [ ]
IBM WebSphere Application Server org.eclipse.persistence.platform.server.was
Sun Application Server org.eclipse.persistence.platform.server.sunas

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