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  • STORM! ORM Mapper Beta Launch

    I'm happy to announce that SquareWidget in partnership with the good folks at FlishHorse have launched the Strongly-Typed Object Relational Mapper (STORM) Beta. Download it now and take it for a spin. What is STORM? It's an add-in into Visual Studio 2005. What does it do? It's an OR mapper. It's a code generator. And there are no third-party black box assemblies or other wackiness. We've used Subsonic, NHibernate, and many other ORM tools and we came to the conclusion that it's no fun writing and maintaining a bunch of XML scripts. And we also didn't like creating custom templates like in CodeSmith. We're lazy. So we made a tool that's trivial to use. Continue reading...