by Jarek Miszczyk
IBM eServer iSeries Solution Enablement
This course will discuss the basic concepts and components of the Microsoft .NET Framework. It mainly focuses on ADO.NET and its object model. We will cover the four providers that can be used to access DB2 UDB for iSeries from .NET applications. The course then moves on to talk about DB2 Universal Database Stinger Technlogy Preview that contains development Add-Ins for Visual Studio .Net. The Add-ins allow developers to quickly built .NET applications that access DB2 through ADO.NET interface. This course concludes with a discussion on how to choose the correct .NET Provider for your needs.