Do you want a data ORM that is simple and lightweight but also is powerful and provides incredible performance? If so, a Micro ORM is for you! This course will provide background for what a Micro ORM is and why you might want to use one. It will then dive into specific details of five .NET Micro ORMs: Dapper, OrmLite, Massive, PetaPoco, and Simple.Data. This demo-heavy course will show the simple elegance of Micro ORMs while providing performance faster than any other "full" ORM available today.