MDAC 2.81 Bootstrapper Package includes xml files for all languages supported by Visual Studio. This package provides data access technologies including ActiveX Data Objects (ADO), OLE DB, and Open Database Connectivity (ODBC). Data-driven client/server applications deployed over the Web or a local area network (LAN) can use these components to integrate information from relational (SQL) and non-relational sources.
What's new in version 8.0
ReleaseJuly 18, 2011
Date AddedFebruary 19, 2008
Operating SystemsWindows, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows Vista