Getting the Most Out of Entity Framework Core – Part 3

“We’re entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.” Tim O’Reilly “It’s difficult to imagine the power that you’re going to have when so many different sorts of data are available.” Tim Berners-Lee “Our ability to do great things with data will make a real […]

Getting the Most Out of Entity Framework Core (Part 2) with Query Tags

“Experts often possess more data than judgment.” Colin Powell “It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.” Arthur Conan Doyle This is the second post in the series. To read the first episode go to Getting the Most Out of Entity Framework Core – Part 1. I love databases! […]

Getting the Most Out of Entity Framework Core – Part 1

“Data! Data! Data! I can’t make bricks without clay!” Sir Arthur Conan Doyle “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.” Albert Einstein Entity Framework is a very powerful framework that can assist you with working with data in the many .NET Core […]

The WCF RIA Services Issue I am trying to solve currently: Entity Framework 4 with Composite Associations

I have a baseball statistics database that contains composite primary and foreign keys throughout the schema. Here is an example and partial schema from the database: I am trying to build a RIA Services application that shows views of the data from this portion of the database schema and a […]