LINQ and the Entity Framework

  • Matthew MacDonald


Language Integrated Query (LINQ) is a set of language extensions for querying data. LINQ was first introduced in .NET 3.5, where it attracted serious attention. However, developers had differing opinions about LINQ’s practical value. Some thought it was little more than a cute frill, while others saw in it the entire future of data coding.


Visual Studio Exception Handling Database Operation Context Object Entity Object 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Matthew MacDonald 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Matthew MacDonald

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations