ADO.NET Provider for PostgreSQL with ORM Support

dotConnect for PostgreSQL is a high-performance ORM enabled data provider for PostgreSQL that builds on ADO.NET technology to present a complete solution for developing PostgreSQL-based database applications. It introduces new approaches for designing application architecture, boosts productivity, and facilitates the development of database applications.

Our ADO.NET PostgreSQL provider supports a wide range of PostgreSQL-specific features, such as secure SSL connections, PostgreSQL notifications, PostgreSQL bulk data loading, GEOMETRY, PostgreSQL ARRAY types, and others.

With 16 years of development history, dotConnect for PostgreSQL provides an ultimate pack of robust data connectivity features and already empowers thousands of data-related .NET apps.

Advanced Visual Studio Integration

dotConnect for PostgreSQL provides a vast number of GUI tools that increase your productivity. For example, it includes DataSet tools, such as DataSet Wizard, DataSet Editor, DataSet Manager, provide you an easy way to create and edit typed and untyped DataSets.

PostgreSQL ADO.NET Provider supports advanced Visual Studio integration (DDEX), and provides convenient visual component editors to simplify component tweaking.

Advanced Visual Studio Integration

Broad Compatibility

dotConnect for PostgreSQL was the first PostgreSQL database provider to support .NET Core and Entity Framework Core, and we work hard to support new platforms and development technologies as soon as they are released.

  • PostgreSQL support: from 7.1 to 12
  • Visual Studio support: 2008 – 2019
  • Platforms support:
    • Full .NET Framework 2.0 – 4.8
    • .NET Core 1.x, 2.x, and 3.0
    • .NET Compact Framework 2.0 and above
    • Mono 2.0 and above
Broad Compatibility

Enhanced ORM Support

dotConnect for PostgreSQL offers enhanced ORM support with a bundled visual designer for ORM models - Entity Developer. Our PostgreSQL ADO.NET Provider supports the following ORMs:

Enhanced ORM Support

Features

ASP.NET

ASP.NET

Implements Role, Session State, Membership, Profile, Site Map, and other ASP 2.0 providers.
Performance

Performance

Uses many PostgreSQL-specific performance features & optimizations to ensure the highest performance.
BIS

BIS

Enables Integration Services to export and import data to/from PostgreSQL servers.
Monitoring

Monitoring

Allows per-component tracing of database events with a free dbMonitor application.
Security

Security

Supports various encryption ciphers, SSL and SSH connections, GSSAPI or SSPI, etc.
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What our customers say

Muhammad Hamza
student, Government College University Lahore
The best product for developing data-related applications, and it provides a GUI Interface which is very user-friendly and can easily be implemented and fulfill your task in a better way.
René Möller
Thesycon Systemsoftware & Consulting GmbH
Thanks a lot for your fast support and many thanks to the Devart Team for this great software!
Tim van Rooijen
Very satisfied with the Devart Entity Framework .NET provider btw. Works very nice!