The CTP4 release of the "EF Code-First"
functionality provides a pretty nice code-centric way to work with data.
It brings with it a lot of productivity, as well as a lot of power.
Hopefully these two blog posts provides a glimpse of some of the possibilities
You can download the CTP4 release of EF Code-First here.
To learn even more about "EF Code-First" check out these blog posts
by the ADO.NET team:
EF CTP4 Announcement Blog Post
EF CTP4 Productivity Enhancements Blog Post
EF CTP4 Code First Walkthrough Blog Post
DataAnnotations and Code First
Default conventions with Code First
Scott Hanselman’s Walkthrough Post about CTP4
Hope this helps,
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