Documents in this section explain how to quickly create a data source of a required type. Note that DevExpress data-aware controls are compatible with any data access technology (ADO.NET, Entity Framework, XPO, etc.) and capable to display data from any data source that implements the IList, IBindingList, or ITypedList interface. Refer to these help topics for more details: Traditional Data Binding Methods and Data Binding Common Concepts.
- Microsoft Access Database
- Microsoft SQL Server
- Business Objects
- Entity Framework
- Entity Framework Code First
- eXpress Persistent Objects (XPO)
If you need a parent-child resource hierarchy, refer to the Hierarchical Resource Specifics article.
The Gantt View Specifics article explains how to create a data source for the Gantt View - the only Scheduler View that requires appointment (task) dependencies.