dotConnect for MySQL is an enhanced data provider built on ADO.NET architecture and a development framework with a number of innovative technologies. It supports Entity Framework, NHibernate, and LinqConnect ORMs.
Version: 8.21dotConnect for MySQL is an enhanced data provider built over ADO.NET architecture and a development framework with a number of innovative technologies.
License: Free To Try $119.95
Operating System: Windows
With state of the art ORM solutions such as Entity Framework and LinqConnect, it introduces new approaches for designing applications and boosts productivity of database application development.
Key Features:*Flexible Connectivity. dotConnect for MySQL can operate in Direct mode without MySQL client library and in Client mode with usage of libmysql.dll.*Database Application Development Extensions. dotConnect for MySQL has a rich set of design time tools that leverage the development process greatly. Particularly, there are convenient design time component editors, wizards and managers, toolset for live data binding, DDEX, and much more.*MySQL Advanced Features.
Support dotConnect for MySQL allows developers to harness full capabilities of the MySQL server. dotConnect for MySQL supports such MySQL-specific features as secure SSL and SSH connections, embedded server, compression protocol, HTTP tunneling and more.*ORM Support. dotConnect for MySQL offers enhanced ORM support with a bundled visual designer for ORM models - Entity Developer.
It offers you advanced support for Model-First and Database-First design approaches and flexible T4 template-based code generation for the model. dotConnect for MySQL supports Entity Framework v1 - v6.4 and Entity Framework Core 5, NHibernate, and LinqConnect. dotConnect for MySQL supports such Entity Framework features as Entity Framework Spatials, Code First, Code First Migrations.*Workflow Foundation Support.
Provides support for MySQL Workflow Instance Store and Workflow Tracking. *BIS Support. dotConnect for MySQL supports Reporting and Analytics services and offers Source and Destination Data Flow components for Integration Services *Support for ASP.NET Identity 1 and 2, Sync Framework
Version 8.21: * The behavior is changed: turning off the "Save connection to" option in Model Settings of EF Core Model wipes out connection string literal from the generated code. * The behavior is changed: Devart.Data.MySql.Entity.EF5.dll compiled with .NET Framework 4.7 is used now in EF5 models.
Version 8.20: * The model validation is improved: the errors are generated for all entities with QueryType=True in EF Core Model when EF Core version=EF Core 1 in Model Settings * Entity Framework Core 6.0.1 is supported * NetTopologySuite 2.4.0 is supported in EF Core 3, EF Core 5, and EF Core 6
Version 8.19: Support Entity Framework Core 5
Version 8.18: * Spatial Data is supported for EF Core * Full-Text Search and Database-specific Functions are supported for EF Core * Monitoring Improvements. The new version allows configuring DbMonitor in more details and significantly decrease performance loss from monitoring.
Version 8.17: * SQL Server Integration Services 2019 (SSIS 2019) is supported * The MySqlDataTable and MySqlDataSet classes are supported in .NET Standard 2.0 * Entity Framework Core 3.1.1 is supported
Version 8.16: * Visual Studio 2019 version 16.5 Preview is supported * Entity Framework 6.4 is supported * Entity Framework Core 3.1 is supported
Version 8.15: * Entity Framework Core 3.0 is supported * Entity Framework 6.3 is supported
Version 8.13: *Visual Studio 2019 is supported
Version 8.12: *MySQL 8.0 is supported *The IDbColumnSchemaGenerator interface and the MySqlDataReader.GetColumnSchema() method are implemented *The performance of the SSIS Lookup component is improved
Version 8.11: *SSL is supported in .NET Standard 2.0 provider assemblies *Proxy connection is supported for the SSL and HTTPS protocols *Entity Framework Core 2.1 is supported *Entity Framework Core 2.1.1 is supported