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Data Access and Modeling
This section provides information on how to access data using ADO.NET, Language Integrated Query (LINQ), WCF Data Services, and XML.
Describes the ADO.NET architecture and how to use the ADO.NET classes to manage application data and interact with data sources, including Microsoft SQL Server, OLE DB data sources, and XML.
- LINQ Portal
Provides links to relevant documentation for Language Integrated Query (LINQ).
- WCF Data Services
Provides information about how to use WCF Data Services to deploy data services on the Web or an intranet.
- Transaction Processing
Discusses the .NET Framework support for transactions.
- XML Documents and Data
Provides an overview to a comprehensive and integrated set of classes that work with XML documents and data in the .NET Framework.