Consuming and manipulating data.
Access and manipulate data from a data store. Data stores include relational databases, XML documents, and flat files. Methods include XML techniques and ADO.NET.
This test objective covers an immense amount of functionality within the .NET Framework. You'll need to know how to work with three types of data:
Relational database data
The .NET Framework includes namespaces and classes that are optimized for each of these types of data.
I cover the following major topics in this section:
Working with disk files
The ADO.NET object model
Using DataSet objects
Using XML data
The oldest form of data that you're likely to work with in the .NET ...