DataDirect Releases Beta Entity Framework Provider for Oracle

DataDirect has released the much anticipated Beta of their DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET Entity Framework provider for Oracle!

DataDirect’s Beta release of its Entity Framework provider for Oracle offers:

  • 100% managed code architecture
  • Superior performance and including integrated performance tunability wizards functional with the Entity Framework
  • 7 x 24 phone, email, and web-based technical support.
  • Support for security features including Kerberos and SSL
  • Supports reliability features including application failover and Oracle RAC
  • Support for key Oracle features including schemas, REF CURSORs, and packages
  • Extensive Oracle data type support including BLOB, BLOB, BINARY, and XML
  • Provides interoperable platform for future DataDirect ADO.NET Entity Framework providers

For more information or to download the Beta check out


-Elisa Flasko
Program Manager, Data Programmability