Object Relational Mappers like EF Core exist to take the drudgery out of getting your Object-Orientated C# code to talk to a relational database. Opinions on this vary from “ORMs are the Vietnam of Computer Science” to “If you write data access code, you are stealing from your client”. Like any powerful tool, EF Core…

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Like many of us, Brendan first started working with reactive programming patterns under JavaScript based user interfaces with RxJS. But Reactive Programming is a pattern available to most modern languages, including Reactive Extensions for .NET and Entity Framework RX. This talk is an introduction to using Reactive Extensions on the server side with ASP.NET Core…

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Our very own Damian Brady took the stage at the DDD event in Brisbane to talk ASP.NET MVC Mobile devices like tablets and phones are quickly becoming the primary way people access the web. So why are so many sites still not designed for them? With ASP.NET MVC, it’s easier than ever to literally put…

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A brief introduction to using Entity Framework Code-First with Code-First Migrations. This video walks through a sample web application that integrates a Code First data layer via Structure Map and the Repository Pattern. Code First Migrations is then added to the project to manage data schema changes. Take the Quiz! [WATUPRO 23]

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