Collaborator supports several databases:
Embedded. A zero-configuration embedded database useful for trials.
MySQL versions 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 5.7, 8.0.
Microsoft SQL Server versions 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017.
Oracle versions 11gR2 and 12c.
For trials, the zero-configuration embedded database is the easiest way to get started. MySQL is the best choice if you need a free open-source database.
The Collaborator server must be able to access your database server via TCP/IP. Collaborator requires an empty schema on the database server in which a dedicated database user can create, alter, read, write, update, and delete objects.
A built-in database migration tool allows you to move between any of the supported databases, so you can always get started on one and switch to another later on.
|Note:||MySQL database is supported in Collaborator Team and Collaborator Enterprise. Oracle and SQL Server databases are only supported in Collaborator Enterprise. For a complete list of different between Collaborator editions, see the comparison page.|
For more about the database format, see Database Schema.