Treehouse Blog: Learn Entity Framework at Treehouse

So you’ve mastered the basics of creating web pages and forms using Microsoft’s ASP.NET MVC web framework. What do you do next? Time to learn how to leverage the power of databases in your web apps!

Visual Studio 2017 Launch Event Videos Now Available On Demand

I presented two sessions this week as part of the live training for the Visual Studio 2017 Launch event. The videos for these sessions are now available on demand via Microsoft’s Channel 9.

Treehouse Blog: Treehouse Partners with Microsoft for the Release of Visual Studio 2017

On March 7th and 8th, Microsoft will host a special online event to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Visual Studio and the release of Visual Studio 2017. Day one (3/7) will feature keynotes from Julia Liuson, Brian Harry, Miguel de Icaza, and Scott Hanselman along with interactive technical demo sessions with Microsoft engineers. Day two (3/8) will feature a full day of live interactive training organized into two tracks.

Treehouse Blog: 8 Ways to Get the Most Out of a Conference This Year

You’ve decided to attend a technical conference this year. You’ve reviewed the options and have selected the perfect conference for yourself. Congrats!

Treehouse Blog: Highlights from the 2016 Nodevember JavaScript and Node Conference

Nodevember is a two-day conference touching on all aspects of JavaScript and Node. The third annual conference was held on November 20th and 21st in Nashville, Tennessee at the Lipscomb University campus. It featured 6 keynote speakers, 48 session talks, and an all-day workshop by Kyle Simpson the day before the conference started.

Treehouse Blog: Why You Should Learn C# and ASP.NET at Treehouse

You’ve made the decision to learn how to program. Or maybe you have the experience client-side languages like HTML, CSS, or JavaScript, and you want to learn a server-side language in order to broaden your knowledge. Either way, now you need to decide what to learn.

BUILD 2013 Review

Here’s my day by day, session by session recap of my experience at the BUILD 2013 conference.

Introduction to Code First Migrations

If you are unfamiliar with Entity Framework Code First work flows, please see my previous blog post: Jumpstart Development with Entity Framework Code First.

Jumpstart Development with Entity Framework Code First

Code First is the third (and newest) way to define your Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework Entity Data Model. Originally introduced as part of Entity Framework 4.1 (released in April 2011), Code First provides an alternative to Database First or Model First design, allowing you to define your domain model and in turn create your database by writing your entity classes first.