Last post Jan 30, 2012 02:43 PM by Devart Software
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the release of the new versions of ADO.NET data providers, enhanced database connectivity solutions, built over the ADO.NET architecture, that support Entity Framework and LinqConnect ORM solutions. New versions of dotConnect data providers offer
the support for Entity Framework 4.3 Beta 1 (Code First Migrations).
Devart Team is determined to include the support of all the latest Entity Framework features and strives to introduce users to the up-to-date versions
ensuring the highest level of performance.
New versions of the products contain the following enhancements:
Entity Framework Code First Migrations Support
The new versions of Devart dotConnect ADO.NET providers for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and
SQLite include the support for Entity Framework 4.3 Beta 1. Now users can benefit from the cutting edge Entity Framework functionality to push model changes to the database automatically.
The first release with the support of Entity Framework Code-First Migrations includes customization for Oracle
only. These products provide an opportunity to specify tablespace for tables, create expression-based indexes, virtual columns, check constraints, etc.
Objects Support in Direct Mode of dotConnect for Oracle
Direct mode in dotConnect for Oracle was greatly enhanced. Now OBJECT, TABLE, VARRAY, REF, XMLTYPE data types
can be used in Direct mode.
Additionally, the new version supports Oracle 9i, Oracle 10g, and Oracle 11g authentication and username/password containing national characters in Direct mode.
Devart Team is aiming to create the products that will perfectly
meet your demands and if you need another feature in Entity Framework support, visit our forum at
UserVoice and vote for suggested features or suggest your own one.
For more information on the new versions visit the Devart web site :