ITworld SOA http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/30/all en Why you should use async tasks in .NET 4.5 and Entity Framework 6 http://www.itworld.com/development/405462/why-you-should-use-async-tasks-net-45-and-entity-framework-6 Building a web application using non blocking calls to the data layer is a great way to increase the scalability of your system. Performing a task asynchronously frees up the worker thread to accept another request while work is being done in the background. Until recently, designing your system this way was significantly more complicated. With the .NET framework 4.5 and Entity Framework 6, the task has become trivial. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/development/405462/why-you-should-use-async-tasks-net-45-and-entity-framework-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/development/405462/why-you-should-use-async-tasks-net-45-and-entity-framework-6#comments Cloud Computing Development IT Management SOA Software Best practice .Net performance Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 mombrea 405462 at http://www.itworld.com 3 reasons to use code first design with Entity Framework http://www.itworld.com/development/405005/3-reasons-use-code-first-design-entity-framework The .NET Entity Framework has come a long way since its early beginnings as an NHibernate alternative and the successor to LinqToSQL. Currently in version 6.0, the ORM is stable and mature but you still have an important decision to make when you start a new project. Which of the four design workflows will you use? 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