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Entity Framework 6 Migrations for Large Teams

by Michael Perry

Get up to speed on the tools and disciplines you need to maintain a database for your Entity Framework application. This course was designed for your whole team to watch over an extended lunch hour.

What you'll learn

Entity Framework (EF) is the preferred mechanism for accessing a SQL database in an enterprise application. EF migrations keep the schema of the database in sync with the application. But when teams use EF migrations collaboratively, some challenges emerge. In this course, Entity Framework 6 Migrations for Large Teams, you'll Learn how to use EF Migrations with Git and TFS source control. First, you'll learn to use Entity Framework Migrations with Git or TFS version control. Next, you'll learn to manage simple and complex database changes. Finally, you'll learn how to discover and resolve migration issues. By the end of this course you'll learn all of the techniques required in order to work better together with your team.

About the author

Software is math. Michael L Perry has built upon the works of mathematicians like Bertrand Meyer, James Rumbaugh, and Donald Knuth to develop a mathematical system for software development. He has captured this system in a set of open source projects, Update Controls and Correspondence. As a Principal Consultant at Improving Enterprises, he applies mathematical concepts to building scalable and robust enterprise systems. You can find out more at

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