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8.1 An overview of ADO.NET
ActiveX Data Object for .NET (ADO.NET) is a suite of data-access technologies
included in the .NET Framework class libraries. ADO.NET helps applications
connect to a database and has been designed to be the single data access
model used by all server processes and applications running on the Microsoft
platform. Figure 8-1 shows the relationship between various applications based
on the .NET framework, ADO.NET, and a database.
Figure 8-1 ADO.NET
Applications in .NET
Windows Console
Win Forms
We Forms
Web Services
Common Language Runtime (CLR)
.NET Framework

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