This documentation is for EF Core. For EF6.x, see Entity Framework 6.
This database provider allows Entity Framework Core to be used with IBM Data Server. The provider is maintained by IBM.
This provider is not maintained as part of the Entity Framework Core project. When considering a third party provider, be sure to evaluate quality, licensing, support, etc. to ensure they meet your requirements.
To work with IBM Data Server on Windows, install the IBM.EntityFrameworkCore NuGet package.
PM> Install-Package IBM.EntityFrameworkCore
To work with IBM Data Server on Linux, install the IBM.EntityFrameworkCore-lnx NuGet package.
PM> Install-Package IBM.EntityFrameworkCore-lnx
Supported Database Engines
- LUW including IBM dashDB
- IBM I
- .NET Framework (4.6 onwards)
- .NET Core