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Pro Entity Framework Core 2 for ASP.NET Core MVC


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Introducing Entity Framework Core 2

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Adam Freeman
      Pages 3-5
    3. Adam Freeman
      Pages 25-47
    4. Adam Freeman
      Pages 49-59
    5. Adam Freeman
      Pages 61-82
    6. Adam Freeman
      Pages 83-104
    7. Adam Freeman
      Pages 105-135
    8. Adam Freeman
      Pages 137-160
    9. Adam Freeman
      Pages 161-184
    10. Adam Freeman
      Pages 185-202
  3. Entity Framework Core 2 in Detail

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Adam Freeman
      Pages 205-237
    3. Adam Freeman
      Pages 239-264
    4. Adam Freeman
      Pages 265-298
    5. Adam Freeman
      Pages 299-331
    6. Adam Freeman
      Pages 333-369
    7. Adam Freeman
      Pages 371-402
    8. Adam Freeman
      Pages 403-430

About this book


Model, map, and access data effectively with Entity Framework Core 2, the latest evolution of Microsoft’s object-relational mapping framework that allows developers to access data using .NET objects, and the most common data access layer used in ASP.NET Core MVC 2 projects. 

Best-selling author Adam Freeman explains how to get the most from Entity Framework Core 2 in MVC projects. He begins by describing the different ways that Entity Framework Core 2 can model data and the different types of databases that can be used. He then shows you how to use Entity Framework Core 2 in your own MVC projects, starting from the nuts-and-bolts and building up to the most advanced and sophisticated features, going in-depth to give you the knowledge you need. 

You will: 
  • Gain a solid architectural understanding of Entity Framework Core 2
  • Learn how to create databases using your MVC data model 
  • Learn how to create MVC models using an existing database 
  • Learn how to use Entity Framework Core 2 to access data in an MVC application 
  • Learn how to use Entity Framework in RESTful Web Services
Each topic is covered clearly and concisely and is packed with the details you need to learn to be truly effective. The most important features are given a no-nonsense in-depth treatment and chapters include common problems and details of how to avoid them.


Microsoft ASP.NET ASP.NET Core database development .NET architecture data model

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.LondonUnited Kingdom

About the authors

Adam Freeman is an experienced IT professional who has held senior positions in a range of companies, most recently serving as chief technology officer and chief operating officer of a global bank. Now retired, he spends his time writing and long-distance running.

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