Oracle on Apple Mac OS X

Oracle on Apple Mac OS X

Oracle Database 10g Release 2, Oracle SQL Developer, and Oracle JDeveloper are fully certified on Mac OS X.

Turn your Mac into a full-fledged development environment and deploy Xserve-based grids using the software and resources on this page.

What's New

Oracle and Apple Announce OpenJDK Project for OSX

Oracle and Apple announced the OpenJDK project for Mac OS X. Apple will contribute most of the key components, tools and technology required for a Java SE 7 implementation on Mac OS X, including a 32-bit and 64-bit HotSpot-based Java virtual machine, class libraries, a networking stack and the foundation for a new graphical client. OpenJDK will make Apple's Java technology available to open source developers so they can access and contribute to the effort.

Download: Oracle Database 10g Rel 2 for Mac OS X on Intel x86-64

Oracle Database 10g Release 2 ( is now available for download on Mac OS X x86-64. Also check out install guides from Oracle, Oracle ACE Raimonds Simanovskis, and Oracle ACEAlex Gorbachev.

Guide: Installing PHP 5.2 for Oracle on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)

Get your Mac set-up to build Oracle-based PHP applications.

Tech Article: Developing for Apple iPhone with Oracle JDeveloper and ADF

Any developer can rapidly create a compelling iPhone Web app today, using Oracle JDeveloper and Application Development Framework (ADF). Learn how here!

Download Database Instant Client for Apple Mac OS X on Intel x86

Better late than never: The Database Client (+ Instant Client) for Apple Mac OS X on Intel x86 is now available for download.

Download SQL Developer for Mac OS X

Oracle SQL Developer is a new, free graphical tool that enhances productivity and simplifies database development tasks. Now available on Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X!

Techworld Reviews Oracle Database 10g for Mac OS X

Read this third-party product review for detailed analysis of Oracle Database 10g for Mac OS X features and functionality.