Which companies exist as well as your experience with them

I must learn about all possible native .internet Framework Entity Framework companies which are available in addition to their restrictions in comparison towards the default Linq2Entities (from MS for MS SQL). If you will find more for the similar database better still. Let me know and I'm going to be upgrading this publish with this particular list.

You can add more companies straight into this publish or offer an answer yet others (including me) will combine it with their email list.

Entity Framework 1

Microsoft SQL Server Standard/Enterprise/Express

Microsoft SQL Server CE (Compact Edition)

  • Any provider?

MySQL

  • MySQL Connector (since version 6.) - I have find out about issues when utilizing Skip(), Take() and Sort() within the same expression tree - everybody thanks for visiting input their experience/understanding in regards to this. (NOTE: MySQL Connector/Internet Visual Studio Integration isn't supported within the Express Models of Visual Studio, meaning you will not have the ability to view MySQL databases within the Database explorer window or give a MySQL databases via Visual Studio wizard dialog boxes. Some customers could find this limits remarkable ability to make use of Entity Framework and MySQL within Visual Studio Express).
  • Devart dotConnect for MySQL - similar issues to MySql's connector as I have read and both attempt to blame MS for this [these problems are meant to be solved]

SQLite

PostgreSQL

Oracle

DB2

Sybase

Informix

Firebird

Provider Wrappers

Entity Framework 4 (beta)

Microsoft SQL Server

  • Microsoft's Linq to Organizations 4 - shipped with .internet 4. and Visual Studio 2010 to date the only real provider for EF4

MySQL

SQLite

PostgreSQL

Oracle

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)