Oracle .NET Developer Center

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Easy to Use. Comprehensive Visual Studio and .NET Integration. Free.

Whether on the cloud or on-premises, developing .NET applications for the Oracle Database is fast and simple. Visual Studio developers can take advantage of the newest database and developer technologies, such as Oracle Autonomous Database, performance self-tuning, high availability, in-memory processing, and pluggable databases.

  • Comprehensive Visual Studio integration
  • Autonomous self-tuning performance
  • Autonomous high availability. No application downtime...EVER!
  • Secure by default
  • Supports all Oracle Database editions on any cloud or on-premises
  • Exploit advanced Oracle Database from any .NET app
  • Easy to learn

Standards Based with an Enterprise Boost

Comprehensive Native Dev Experience

Oracle Developer Tools for Visual Studio (ODT) is an add-in so that all Oracle .NET programming stays within Visual Studio. Browse and modify your schema objects. Conduct schema comparisons. Debug your stored procedures. Install using MSI or NuGet. It's all possible with ODT.

Minimal Code Changes

Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET) is optimized to use all the advanced high availability, performance, and security features of the Oracle Database while enabling developers complete access to .NET Framework. ODP.NET is ADO.NET-compliant, which makes it easy for existing .NET developers to use. It offers a 100% managed code driver to ease deployment.


Oracle .NET is free to download, free to use, free to deploy, and free to distribute. When combined with Oracle Database Express Edition, build and deploy a complete Oracle .NET solution for zero cost.