Data Platform

Almost every application needs to interact with data. In this unit, you'll learn about the enhancements to the .NET Framework's data access technologies including ADO.NET Entity Framework and OData protocol support.

Hands-On Labs


  • ADO.NET Data Services and ADO.NET Entity Framework

    There's lots of great new capabilities in the ADO.NET technologies in .NET Framework 4, including paging capabilities in ADO.NET Data Services and support for different development methods (model-first, code-only, etc.) in ADO.NET Entity Framework. In this video, Jonathan Carter highlights these exciting new features.