Entity Framework Core

How to Work With Inheritance in Entity Framework Core

Entity Framework Core from Microsoft is a cross-platform, lightweight, and flexible version of its predecessor, Entity Framework. EF Core is an object-relational mapper (ORM) tool that offers a standardized way of storing and retrieving data to and from diverse data sources.

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Support for New Data Types and Other Improvements in dotConnect for Oracle 9.16

The new version of Devart dotConnect for Oracle contains improvement of Entity Framework Core: the support of new data types Uri, IPAddress, PhysicalAddress, and expanded ability to translate LINQ queries into SQL. Further, the support for Entity Framework Core Spatial Data functionality used to work with Oracle Spatial and Graph has expanded.

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Support for New Data Types and Other Improvements in dotConnect for MySQL 8.21

The new version of Devart dotConnect for MySQL contains significant improvements in Entity Framework Core support. We supported new data types Uri, IPAddress, PhysicalAddress and expanded the capabilities for translating LINQ queries into SQL. Besides, we improved support for working with JSON in LINQ queries for EF6.

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Entity Framework Core 6 Support in dotConnect Providers

Devart is glad to announce the release of the new versions of dotConnect ADO.NET data providers for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite. New versions of Devart providers support Entity Framework Core 6.0 and its new features.

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Entity Developer 6.12 with More Data Types, Template Improvements, and More

The new release of Entity Developer 6.12 mainly focuses on Entity Framework Core support improvements, that are based on the feedback of our users. We will continue to work on these features, and some of them may be also ported for other ORMs in future.

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EF Core Support Improvements in dotConnect for PostgreSQL 7.21

The new version of Devart dotConnect for PostgreSQL includes significantly improved support for Entity Framework Core. It both supports the new data types and extends LINQ query translation capabilities. Additionally, we have improved Entity Framework Core Code-First Migrations support.

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Code-First Migrations and EF Core Support Improvements in dotConnect for SQLite 5.18

The new version of Devart dotConnect for SQLite contains significant improvements of Entity Framework Core support, improving Entity Framework Core Code-First Migrations a lot and adding support for previously unsupported operations. Besides, we supported mapping of more .NET data types and extended capabilities of LINQ query translation to SQL.

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Support for EF Core 6, JSON and YAML Serialization, and More Features in Entity Developer 6.11

Devart is glad to announce the release of Entity Developer 6.11 – a visual ORM designer for a wide variety of ORMs. The new version introduces support for Entity Framework Core 6, greatly improves serialization features in code generation templates adding support for more formats, and offers a number of usability improvements.

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Entity Framework Core 5 support in Entity Developer and dotConnect Providers

Devart is glad to announce the release of Entity Developer 6.10 and the new versions of dotConnect ADO.NET data providers for Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite. New versions of Devart products support Entity Framework Core 5.0 and its new features. Besides, there are certain breaking changes regarding dotConnect assemblies with Entity Framework Core functionality. These changes must be taken into account when you update your projects, working with Entity Framework Core 2.

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Improvements for EF Core Support and Monitoring in dotConnect Providers

Devart is glad to announce the release of the new versions of dotConnect ADO.NET data providers. New versions of Devart products offer significant improvements for Entity Framework Core and make debugging process easier by adding more configuration options to dbMonitor class.

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