ADO.NET Fundamentals


In this chapter, you learned about the first level of database access with ADO.NET: connected access. In many cases, using simple commands and quick read-only cursors to retrieve results provides the easiest and most efficient way to write data access code for a web application.

However, there is a whole range of issues that might make you want something more. In the next chapter, you’ll learn how the disconnected DataSet gives you more flexibility for navigating your data, binding it to controls, and filtering and sorting it.


Data Provider Database Component Connection Object DataSet Object Connection Class 
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© Laurence Moroney, Matthew MacDonald (Ed.), K. Scott Allen, James Avery, Russ Basiura, Mike Batongbacal, Marco Bellinaso, Matt Butler, Andreas Eide, Daniel Cazzulino, Michael Clark, Richard Conway, Robert Eisenberg, Brady Gaster, James Greenwood, Kevin Hoffman, Erik Johansson, Angelo Kastroulis, Dan Kent, Sitaraman Lakshminarayanan, Don Lee, Christopher Miller, Matt Milner, Jan Narkiewicz, Matt Odhner, Ryan O’Keefe, Andrew Reid, Matthew Reynolds, Enrico Sabbadin, Bill Sempf, Doug Seven, Srinivasa Sivkumar, Thiru Thangarathinam, Doug Thews 2005

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