EF Tips and Tricks

Entity Framework: Tips and Tricks, part 4

We continue post series about Entity Framework usage. We consider the following questions in this article:

(more…)

Using Oracle and MS SQL Server in Entity Framework applications simultaneously

Some of our users that are working with Entity Framework need to combine Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server in one application. Entity Framework is a powerful ORM with cross-database possibilities, so there is nothing extraordinary in this task.

However, there is a set of pitfalls and difficulties that are not obvious at first glance.

One of our users, Paul Reynolds, has made a series of posts based on his experience for multiple database support in EF:

Preparing for Multiple Databases
Database Caveats
SSDL Adjustments
Database Agnostic LINQ to Entities

Entity Framework: Tips and Tricks, part 3

This article continues series of publications about non-trivial Entity Framework situations encountered by our users.

We consider the following questions in this article:

(more…)

Entity Framework Tips and Tricks, Part 2

In this article we continue series of publications about non-trivial situations encountered by our users. Some of these situations are the restrictions of the used platforms, and some simply require a nonstandard approach to solving the problem.

We consider the following questions in this article:

(more…)

Entity Framework Tips and Tricks, Part 1

This article will open a series of publications about non-trivial situations encountered by our users. Some of these situations are the restrictions of the used platforms, and some simply require a nonstandard approach to solving the problem.

Our first post consists of the following users’ questions concerning Entity Framework:

(more…)