Entity Framework Core: Getting Started

by Julie Lerman

This course will teach you how to use Entity Framework Core 5 to perform data access in your .NET applications.

What you'll learn

In this course, Entity Framework Core: Getting Started, you’ll learn to work with data in your .NET applications. First, you’ll explore the benefits of using Microsoft’s ORM, EF Core 5, to relieve you of the commonplace tasks of retrieving and storing data in your software. Next, you’ll discover how to ensure that EF Core understands how the classes and relationships in your software map to a database schema. Finally, you’ll learn how to have EF Core retrieve and persist data in your software, leveraging the myriad capabilities that allow EF Core to comprehend your complex software models. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Entity Framework Core needed to fluidly persist data from your software into your data stores.

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About the author

Julie Lerman is a Microsoft MVP, .NET mentor and consultant who lives in the hills of Vermont. You can find Julie presenting on data access and other Microsoft .NET topics at user groups and conferences around the world. Julie is the author of the highly acclaimed "Programming Entity Framework (with a second edition coming soon) and authors the MSDN Magazine Data Points column.

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