dotConnect for DB2 Compatibility
dotConnect for DB2 supports DB2 for LUW 9.x and higher.
The provider works with .NET Frameworks 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 4.6. The product is
compatible with ADO.NET Entity Framework v1, v4.x, v5, and v6 and Entity Framework Core.
dotConnect for DB2 and can be used with the following development environments:
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2015
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2013
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
- Microsoft Visual Studio 2008
- Embarcadero Delphi Prism
- CodeGear RAD Studio 2007
There are some limitations in Express Editions of Visual Studio. The following features
are not available: provider add-in, automatic toolbox components registration and
DDEX integration. As an exclusion, Visual Web Developer 2008 and 2010
supports DDEX features.
dotConnect for DB2 supports Visual Studio Lightswitch 2011 and 2012.
RAD Studio 2007 is supported in run time only as these environments have no WinForms
Devart Data Providers Compatibility
Since Devart data providers use a common assembly (Devart.Data.dll), it is necessary
to make sure that all installed data providers are compatible.