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Later Microsoft released upgrades to MDAC as web-based redistributable packages.

The Microsoft SQL Server Network Library, a proprietary access method specific to Microsoft SQL Server, is also included in the MDAC.

Developers of Windows applications are encouraged to use ADO or ADO.

Each Net-Lib supported network protocol has a separate driver (not to be confused with a device driver), and has support for a session layer in its protocol stack.

It uses a shared memory area to communicate between the processes.

The primary Net-Lib consists of a Super Socket Net-Lib and the Shared Memory Net-Lib, while there are numerous secondary Net-Libs, including TCP/IP and named pipes network libraries (named pipes are a method of communicating with other processes via a system-persistent pipeline that is given an identity).

The Microsoft OLE DB Provider for SQL Server (SQLOLEDB) communicates via primary Net-Libs.

The Microsoft SQL Server Network Library (also known as Net-Lib) is used by the Microsoft SQL Server to read and write data using many different network protocols.