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Kill Your ORM

This video shows how to use the new dynamic features of C# 4 to create a data access tool that strips away the crufty constructs of traditional ORMs (Entity Framework, NHibernate) and embraces SQL head–on. See how simple it can be to work with data while destroying your current ORM in both productivity and performance. …

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Entity Framework: Introduction to Model First Design

if you build an applications based on f the Entity Framework you have two options. You can either build your model of your existing database or build your database of your existing model. This video explores how you begin with your entity model and create your database. Watch this video on Dimecasts.net

Practical Entity Framework for C#: Entity Framework for ASP.NET

ADO Entity Framework can be used in ASP.NET as well. There are only minor things to keep in mind. The EntityDataSource makes using an Entity Model in ASP.NET much easier. This video demonstrates how to use Entity Framework in ASP.NET. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-gb/vcsharp/dd565859.aspx

Practical Entity Framework for C#: Compiled Queries in Entity Framework

With any new technology, performance implications are important to consider. If you want to get the best performance from Entity Framework queries, you should use the Compile function of the CompiledQuery class. This video demonstrates how to use compiled queries in the Entity Framework. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-gb/vcsharp/dd565858.aspx

Practical Entity Framework for C#: Explore Entity Framework

ADO.NET Entity Framework is an object-relational mapping (ORM) framework for Microsoft .NET. In this video, Todd Miranda explores how to use the Entity Framework to access and manipulate data from a database. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-gb/vcsharp/dd565857.aspx