If the directory/file paths specified in this guide do not exist in your WSO2 product, see Directory Structure of WSO2 Products to locate the paths applicable to your product.

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The embedded H2 databases shipped with your product are suitable for development, testing, and some production environments. For most production environments, we recommend you to use an industry-standard RDBMS such as Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS SQL, etc. Further, if you have features of WSO2 Identity Server or WSO2 Enterprise Store (ES) in your product, it is recommended to use a separate RDBMS for RDBMSs for each, i.e., identity-related and storage-related data.  You can use

Set up physical databases and create the required tables using the scripts provided with WSO2 products to install and configure several other types of relational databases, including MySQL, IBM DB2, Oracle, and more. in the <PRODUCT_HOME>/dbscripts folder of your WSO2 product.

See the following sections for more details: