The .NET framework is a software framework that runs primarily on Microsoft Windows.
InterSystems IRIS™ Managed Provider for .NET
Provides an easy and efficient way to use InterSystems IRIS from .NET applications. The InterSystems IRIS Managed Provider is unique in that it offers simultaneous relational (SQL) and object access to data via a common API and without requiring any object-to-relational mapping. See Using .NET and the ADO.NET Managed Provider with InterSystems IRIS.
Provides extremely rapid storage and retrieval of .NET structured data. XEP provides ways to control schema generation for optimal mapping of complex data structures, but schemas for simpler data structures can often be generated and used without modification.