Install a supported database product.
To see the current list of database products supported by Enterprise Server, refer to the Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v3 Prelude Release Notes.
Install a supported JDBC driver for the database product.
For a list of drivers supported by Enterprise Server, see Configuration Specifics for JDBC Drivers.
Make the JAR file for the JDBC driver accessible to the domain administration server (DAS).
Create the database.
The application provider usually delivers scripts for creating and populating the database.