Entity Framework Core | Visual Studio Toolbox

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In this episode, Robert is joined by Julie Lerman, who takes us on a deep-dive tour of many of the features that are new in Entity Framework Core.

Julie covers:

  • Overview of Entity Framework Core [00:35]
  • Migrating an existing .NET Core project that uses project.json to use the new MSBuild based tooling [04:12]
  • Field mappings and encapsulated collections [23:20]
  • Turning change tracking off for a DBContext [36:45]
  • In-Memory provider for unit testing [44:55]
  • Using the .NET Core CLI for migrations [1:08:40]