The Web site contains links to a number of resources that can help you get started with Apache Derby.
Articles— A number of developerWorks articles about Apache Derby are available at www.ibm.com/developerworks/.
Cloudscape— Three different copies of the IBM Version of Apache Derby (Cloudscape) are found at www.ibm.com/developerworks/db2/library/techarticle/dm-0408cline/index.html.
Network Client— If Apache Derby is to be used as a network server, a suitable client must be used to connect to it. Information on the DB2 Client can be found at www.ibm.com/developerworks/db2/library/techarticle/dm-0409cline2/.
Documentation— The IBM Cloudscape Information Center is available at http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cscv/v10r1/index.jsp ...