LINQ Fundamentals

Big changes have been made to C# thanks to LINQ. This course will give you everything you need to work with the Language Integrated Query (LINQ) features of C#, using practical examples and demonstrating some best practices.
Course info
Rating
(512)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 28, 2016
Duration
4h 23m
Table of contents
Course Overview
An Introduction
LINQ and C#
LINQ Queries
Filter, Ordering & Projecting
Joining, Grouping & Aggregating
LINQ to XML
LINQ and the Entity Framework
Description
Course info
Rating
(512)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 28, 2016
Duration
4h 23m
Description

LINQ introduced radical changes to the C# language. In this course, LINQ Fundamentals you'll see features of the C# language that make LINQ work, as well as how to use LINQ effectively using practical examples. You'll start with seeing a demonstration of the power of LINQ along with some of the important features of the C# language for LINQ, including how to create and use extension methods and lambda expressions. Next, you'll focus on the behavior of LINQ queries and start to work with realistic data to learn how to filter, order, and project data. Finally, you'll see some demonstrations on how to use LINQ to XML as well as, how LINQ works with a remote datasource by using the Entity Framework against Microsoft SQL Server. By the end of this course, you'll be ready to process and query in-memory data, as well as work with XML and a SQL Server database.

About the author
About the author

Scott has over 15 years of experience in commercial software development and is a frequent speaker at national conferences, and local user groups. Scott is a Microsoft MVP and has authored books on several Microsoft technologies, including ASP.NET, C#, and Windows Workflow.

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