Simple play icon Course
Skills Expanded

LINQ Data Access

by Scott Allen

This course covers how to query objects, XML, databases, and web services using LINQ

What you'll learn

Language Integrated Query (LINQ) introduces fundamental changes to the techniques .NET developers will use to access data. LINQ brings general-purpose query facilities to the .NET framework and allows a developer to query data inside of in-memory objects, data inside of relational databases, and data inside of XML using a uniform API and syntax.

Table of contents

About the author

Scott has worked on everything from 8-bit embedded devices to large scale web sites during his 15+ years in commercial software development. Since 2001, Scott has focused on server-side and web technologies, like ASP.NET, ASP.NET AJAX, Windows Workflow, Silverlight, and LINQ. Scott is also a speaker at national conferences like VSLive!, as well as code camps and user groups near his hometown of Hagerstown, MD. Scott has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP since 2005, and has written or co-... more

Ready to upskill? Get started