As an experienced developer, you need to get the facts on a new technology fast. Without die marketing hype, without the trivial introduction. That's what Wrox Programmer's References deliver. Hard facts on the newest technologies with practical examples of how to apply new tools to your development projects today. ADO 2.1 is a cross-language technology that forms part of Microsoft's Universal Data Access strategy and brings flexible, easy control over your data access. This reference is a guide to using ADO 2.1 for the rapid development of your data applications. Who is this book for ? If you're developing code using script, VB, J ++ or C ++ and you need to access data quickly and efficiently, this is the book for you. It's also ideal for users of ADO 1.5 and ADO 2.0 who want to know how ADO has expanded. It's a complete reference guide to ADO 2.1, covering ; everything you need to know to build the power of Microsoft's data access technology into your applications. What does this book cover ? How ADO relates to existing technologies. Full guide to the ADO object model, and discussion of the ADO objects. Using ADO to streamline your data access Using Remote Data Services with ADO 2.1 ADOX, ADOMD and JRO objects and collections. Data Shaping and Internet Publishing with ADO. Performance comparisons, to help you decide the best options for your application. Extensive reference sections covering all aspects of ADO Supported by on-fine samples in VB, C ++, J ++ and scripting languages.