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Entity Framework and Data Models

Course Summary

This course looks at why you use Entity Framework, creating entity data models from a database, and creating a conceptual data model by describing the entities in your applications and then creating a database from that description.

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    Course Syllabus

    ● Getting Started with Entity Framework and Entity Data Models
        ◦ Goals of this module
        ◦ Why Entity Framework?
        ◦ Goals of this module
        ◦ Entity Framework's Model Metadata
        ◦ Approaches to Model Creation
        ◦ Exploring a Model in the Designer
        ◦ Where Does Entity Data Model Fit In Your Applications?
        ◦ Executing Code and Watching the Database Activity
        ◦ Entity Framework Everywhere
        ◦ Summary
    ● Creating Database First Entity Data Models
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Review Model Creation Options
        ◦ Creating the database first model
        ◦ Looking at the model created by the wizard
        ◦ Entities mapped to database views
        ◦ Entities mapped to database tables
        ◦ Navigation properties and associations
        ◦ Mappings to the database
        ◦ Modifying an entity's property
        ◦ Exploring Relationships
        ◦ Foreign Keys and Navigation Properties
        ◦ Pluralization of entities and navigation properties
        ◦ Self-Referencing Associations
        ◦ Many to Many Relationship
        ◦ Looking at the model's raw XML
        ◦ Properties of entity properties
        ◦ Making modifications to the conceptual model
        ◦ Updating the Model from the Database
        ◦ Summary
        ◦ Resources
    ● Model-First Entity Data Models
        ◦ Goals of this module
        ◦ Review modeling options
        ◦ Creating a model from scratch
        ◦ Creating entities from the Toolbox
        ◦ Creating entities using the wizard
        ◦ Entity properties
        ◦ StoreGeneratedPattern property
        ◦ Defining relationships between entities
        ◦ Model metadata prior to generating database schema
        ◦ Generating the database schema from the model
        ◦ Inspecting the model metadata after generating the schema
        ◦ Executing the DDL (SQL script) to build the database
        ◦ Model and database cascade deletes
        ◦ Modifying the model and recreating the database schema
        ◦ The Entity Designer Database Generation Power Pack and Summary
        ◦ Summary and Resources


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USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Development & Implementations and Data & Information Management Community

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