Devart announces the first release of EntityDAC Beta a new ORM for Delphi with LINQ support. EntityDAC provides a powerful framework that allows to perform object-relational mapping of database objects to Delphi classes with full support for encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism and other OOP features. To retrieve data from a database, LINQ is used as a database independent query engine.

EnityDAC includes Entity Developer a powerful Visual ORM Model Designer with Code generation, which allows to create and edit ORM models visually without typing a line of XML code or manual describing class attributes in Delphi code.

Users can develop applications with EnityDAC using any of the approaches: Database-First, Model-First, or Code-First.

For database access, EntityDAC uses any Devart Data Access Components: UniDAC, ODAC, SDAC, MyDAC, IBDAC, PgDAC, LiteDAC.

EntityDAC can use all the standard Delphi data providers: ADO, BDE, IBX, dbExpress and FireDAC.

More detailed information about the new ORM for Delphi can be found at the product page: ORM for Delphi with LINQ Support