DataDirect Connectors Powerful SAP Sybase ADO.NET driver

  • Handle volume and velocity easily with superior features and tools
  • Gain time and value from failover features that ensure reliability and data integrity
  • Remove the need to rely on vendor client libraries and vendor clients
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    Limit security vulnerabilities with our fully managed ADO.NET providers and broad support for enterprise authentication and encryption methods.


    Improve data access performance by simply switching ADO.NET providers, without changing application code


    Ensure high availability via application failover and workload balancing without costly server configurations


    Certified DataDirect quality guarantees ADO.NET connectivity across all supported database versions and distributions with complete functionality

    Codeless Configuration

    Optimize your application performance and compatibility without any changes to the code


    Easily load large volumes of data without application code or additional vendor tools that slow performance

    Technical Specifications

    Progress DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET
    Version 4.3.0

    • Machine must have .NET Framework 4.0 or higher with the .NET Framework Redistributable Version 4.0 or higher installed
    • DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET version 4.3 has been certified for running on the .NET Framework Versions 2.0 SP1 or higher, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, 4.5, 4.6 and 4.7
    • The data providers connect to the following database on all platforms supported by the database vendor, unless otherwise noted. Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions are supported. In addition, all editions and service packs/fix packs of the database version are supported.
    • Visual Studio 2015 and 2017

    Database Support

    • SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 16
    • SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0, 15.5, 15.7
    • SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.0, 12.5.x
    • SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 11.5, 11.9

    Progress DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET Entity Framework
    Version 4.3.0

    • Sybase ADO.NET Entity Framework requires .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 and later versions
    • Sybase ADO.NET Entity Framework supports features of Entity Framework 3.5

    Database Support

    • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16
    • Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0.3 or higher, 15.5, 15.7
     Programming Support
    • Applications Targeting .NET Framework 3.5, 4.0, 4.5
    • Database First, DBContext

     DataDirect Connect for ADO.NET version 4.3 has been certified for running on the .NET Framework Versions 2.0 SP1 or higher, 3.5 SP1, 4.0, 4.5, 4.6 and 4.7


    Security Vulnerability Response Policy

    Upon identification of any security vulnerability, Progress will exercise commercially reasonable efforts to address the vulnerability in accordance with the following policy

    Priority* Time Guideline Version(s)
    High Risk
    (CVSS 8+ or industry equivalent)
    30 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version) and all Supported versions
    Medium Risk
    (CVSS 5-to-8 or industry equivalent)
    180 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version)
    Low Risk
    (CVSS 0-to-5 or industry equivalent)
    Next major release or best effort Active (i.e. latest shipping version)

    * Priority is established based on the current version of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), an open industry standard for assessing the severity of computer system security vulnerabilities. For additional information on this scoring system, refer to

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