dotConnect for DB2 key features: - Entity Framework Support dotConnect for DB2 provides far more advanced Entity Framework support than IBM DB2 .NET Data Provider. - ASP.NET Projects Support dotConnect for DB2 supports ASP.NET provider model, including the SimpleMembership provider. - BIS Support dotConnect for DB2 provides native Source and Destination components for data flows in SQL Server Integration Services packages. - Powerful DataSet Tools dotConnect for DB2 has DataSet wizard that greatly simplifies creating typed DataSets, powerful DataSet editor, and comprehensive DataSet manager. - Monitoring You can easily monitor all the database interaction via dotConnect for DB2 with the free dbMonitor tool.