Data Management

TH22 Not Just a Designer: Code First and Entity Framework


4:15pm - 5:30pm

Level: Intermediate

Gil Fink

Senior Architect


Entity Framework 4 brought many new opportunities for building complex data driven applications. Code First is a new Entity Framework capability that provides a code-centric experience for interacting with models and databases. This session will cover several Entity Framework features such as Code First, and provide an overview for what to expect from Entity Framework vNext.

You will learn:

  • What is Code First and how to use it
  • What is Entity Framework's DbContext API
  • Explore some of the new features to expect from vNext of Entity Framework