Entity Framework http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9185/more en 5 Reasons Why Entity Framework Can Be Your Best Friend http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend <div class="node-body article-body">Entity Framework—and Object/Relational Mapper (O/RM) frameworks in general—are fundamental tools for today’s applications design and implementation. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend#comments Entity Framework .NET ADO.NET SQL code Code-First Model CRUD DDD domain-driven design LINQ object model Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:01:00 +0000 18391 at http://sqlmag.com Using Entity Framework with the Visual Studio 14 CTP http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/using-entity-framework-visual-studio-14-ctp <div class="node-body article-body">Before diving into Entity Framework 6 or 7 in the new Visual Studio 14 CTP, there are several different limitations you need to be aware of.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/using-entity-framework-visual-studio-14-ctp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/using-entity-framework-visual-studio-14-ctp#comments Entity Framework Entity Framework Entity Framework 6 Entity Framework 7 Visual Studio 14 Visual Studio 14 with Entity Framework Fri, 06 Jun 2014 14:40:00 +0000 18291 at http://sqlmag.com 5 Aspects of Effective Persistence of Entity Framework Models http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models <div class="field-deck"> Learn how to reconcile domain-driven design with Entity Framework's effective persistence </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Entity Framework takes a neutral approach to persistence of models in SQL Server. Learn about the Code-First model, as well as some tips for effective persistence.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models#comments Entity Framework SQL Server array types Code First complex types Database First DDD domain-driven design effective persistence Entity Framework enum types SQL Server Table-per-Hierarchy TPH Tue, 15 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 17151 at http://sqlmag.com Troubleshooting Performance Problems in Entity Framework Applications http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/troubleshooting-performance-problems-entity-framework-applications <div class="field-byline"> Michael K. Campbell </div> <div class="field-deck"> 5 tuning techniques </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although the ADO.NET Entity Framework makes application developers' jobs easier, the code it generates can lead to poorly performing applications. Here is what you need to know.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/troubleshooting-performance-problems-entity-framework-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/troubleshooting-performance-problems-entity-framework-applications#comments Entity Framework Database Development SQL Server ADO.NET Computing Database Development Development Entity Framework Windows Server Wed, 14 Dec 2011 13:47:00 +0000 5675 at http://sqlmag.com Navigating the SQL Server Application Development Maze http://sqlmag.com/database-development/navigating-sql-server-application-development-maze <div class="field-byline"> Otey, Michael </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Find out which decisions you need to make regarding the coding language, data access layer, and development tools before you can begin developing new SQL Server applications.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-development/navigating-sql-server-application-development-maze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/navigating-sql-server-application-development-maze#comments Entity Framework Database Development Visual Studio 2010 Visual Studio 2008 Visual Studio SQL Server ADO ADO ASP.NET Commentary Database Developer Database Development database development Development Entity Framework Entity Framework Fundamental Microsoft .NET Framework SQL Server SQL Server application development Visual Basic Visual Studio Visual Studio Visual Studio 2005 Visual Studio 2008 Visual Studio 2010 Visual Studio Express Mon, 18 Jul 2011 13:54:00 +0000 9539 at http://sqlmag.com New Features in LINQ http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/new-features-linq <div class="field-byline"> William Sheldon </div> <div class="field-deck"> Still a powerful tool for working with SQL Server data </div> <div class="node-body article-body">LINQ is still a powerful tool for working with SQL Server data and includes new features such as Parallel LINQ (PLINQ) and SharePoint integration.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/new-features-linq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/new-features-linq#comments Entity Framework SQL Server SQL Server Mon, 25 Oct 2010 15:09:00 +0000 7692 at http://sqlmag.com Who Owns Database Design? http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/who-owns-database-design <div class="field-byline"> Michael Otey </div> <div class="field-deck"> Excluding SQL Server DBAs from the process is a bad idea </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At TechEd 2010 I had the opportunity to talk with several of the development tools vendors. So many vendors mentioned that database design should be in the hands of developers rather than DBAs that it’s looking like a trend. An ominous trend based on the supposition that DBAs don’t really understand coding and the development process.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/who-owns-database-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/who-owns-database-design#comments Entity Framework Database Development SQL Server Database Administration Database Administration Database Administrator Database Developer Database Development Development Entity Framework SQL Server Fri, 23 Jul 2010 23:09:00 +0000 4865 at http://sqlmag.com The Entity Framework in Action http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/entity-framework-action <div class="field-byline"> Dino Esposito </div> <div class="field-deck"> Model applications using entities and relationships </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Visual Studio 2010 includes Entity Framework (EF) 4. Knowing what EF 4 is about and having an idea of how to use it can help you decide whether you want to add EF 4 to you SQL Server development toolkit.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/entity-framework-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/entity-framework-action#comments Entity Framework Database Development Visual Studio 2010 SQL Server Database Development Development Entity Framework SQL Server Tools and Products Visual Studio 2010 Thu, 06 May 2010 03:01:00 +0000 5528 at http://sqlmag.com ComponentOne LiveLinq http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/componentone-livelinq <div class="field-byline"> Michael K. Campbell </div> <div class="field-deck"> Boost LINQ performance and improve data-binding options </div> <div class="node-body article-body">LiveLinq can help organizations improve LINQ performance, bolster scalability, and increase data-binding capabilities for rich applications.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/componentone-livelinq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/componentone-livelinq#comments Entity Framework SQL Server Database Administration Administration Tools Database Administration SQL Server Tue, 16 Feb 2010 04:00:00 +0000 6130 at http://sqlmag.com