Entity Developer Editions

Entity Developer is available in the following editions: Professional, for NHibernate, for Entity Framework, for LINQ to SQL, and Express.

Entity Developer Professional Edition allows designing models for NHibernate, Entity Framework, Telerik Data Access, and LINQ to SQL.

Entity Developer for NHibernate and Entity Developer for Entity Framework allow designing NHibernate and Entity Framework models respectively. See the Compatibility page for the list of ADO.NET providers, supported for these ORMs.

Entity Developer for LINQ to SQL works only with SQL Server (via Microsoft SqlClient) and allows designing LINQ to SQL models.

The Express Edition is a free limited version of Entity Developer Professional Edition. The Express Edition does not allow customization of code templates and is limited to 10 entities in the project.

Entity Developer for dotConnect is bundled with dotConnect for Oracle, dotConnect for MySQL, dotConnect for PostgreSQL, dotConnect for SQLite, dotConnect for DB2, and dotConnect for Salesforce and supports LinqConnect (except Salesforce and DB2) and Entity Framework models using the corresponding provider.

Feature Professional NHibernate Entity Framework LINQ to SQL Express
NHibernate support Yes Yes No No Yes
Entity Framework support Yes No Yes No Yes
Telerik Data Access support Yes No No No Yes
LINQ to SQL support Yes No No Yes Yes
Visual schema modelling Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Reverse engineering Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Predefined templates Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom templates Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Unlimited number of entities in model Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Single License Price $299.95 $199.95 $199.95 $99.95 Free