A New Member in the ADO.NET Data Providers Family: SQLDirect .NET

May 10, 2007

Core Lab extends its ADO.NET Data Providers product line with a new data access solution for Microsoft SQL Server.

SQLDirect .NET is an enhanced data provider for SQL Server that builds on ADO.NET technology and SqlClient to present a complete solution for developing SQL Server-based database applications. As part of the Core Lab database application development framework, SQLDirect .NET offers both high performance native connectivity to SQL Server and a number of innovative development tools and technologies. SQLDirect .NET introduces new approaches for designing application architecture, boosts productivity, and leverages database application implementation.

SQLDirect .NET has rich set of design time tools that leverage the development process greatly. Particularly, there are convenient design time component editors, wizards and managers for typed SQL Server-specific components, toolset for live data binding, cross-form components cooperation, and much more. SQLDirect .NET integrates tightly with Visual Studio 2005 and Delphi.

SQLDirect .NET combines connected and disconnected data access models in single SqlDataTable component, which allows you to design more flexible application architecture and use full power of data binding.

Now we propose the Standard Edition of SQLDirect .NET for free. You are welcome to evaluate the Trial Edition, which incorporates all the advanced features of the Professional Edition.

For detailed information on SQLDirect .NET please refer to the product pages. If you wish to provide feedback on the new version, you can do it in our forums or by e-mail. We are always glad to hear your comments and take into account your development needs.