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Learning Kendo UI Web Development by John Adams

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Getting familiar with Entity Framework Code First

Most applications use a database to store information. Most databases, however, store information in a way that does not exactly match up with server-side object oriented programming. This is a very common problem and has given rise to the field of Object Relational Mapping (ORM) systems. Many of these exist, but Microsoft has created one specific to the .NET framework known as the Entity Framework (EF). It is basically a framework designed to more easily write code that stores information in a database but still behaves like an object oriented system. If you have downloaded the sample content for this chapter, go ahead and open the Chapter 11 solution now to follow along. Otherwise, create a new ...

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