Now it is time for us to setup the biggest, most important, and best known player in the database world: Oracle.
Oracle's database system is considered by many to be the most feature-complete, functional, and reliable database system on the market. Different versions are suited for different needs and can range from free cut-down versions to full blown suites, with every possible feature and tweak.
There are many versions that can be used with NetBeans. The version we will use for this recipe is the Oracle 10g Express Edition. It is free to develop for and fairly easy to install.
It is necessary to have Oracle 10g Express Edition installed on the system and fully configured. In this recipe, we will demonstrate ...