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Presenting EF Migrations at Caparea and RADNUG


  • the presentation material and sample files are available on the Downloads page.
  • all speaking engagements have been added to a new Speaking page

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Having presented Entity Framework Code First Migrations at Microsoft’s NoVA Code Camp earlier this year, I will be presenting at the following user group meetings:

Aug27 capnet

Capital Area .NET Users Group (CapArea)



Rappahannock Area Developers .NET Users Group (RADNUG)

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  • Date/Time: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 – 6:30pm
  • Location: SimVentions building, 11905 Bowman Drive, Suite 501, Fredericksburg, VA
  • Special Instructions: Use the entrance that has 3 flag poles outside


Entity Framework Code First Migrations


  • the sample files are available on the Downloads page.
  • this speaking engagement has been added to a new Speaking page

Original Post:

I recently spoke at NoVA Code Camp (at Microsoft’s Reston VA office) about Entity Framework Code First Migrations. This talk was about the Data Layer of an enterprise web application, part of a larger presentation about Lean Enterprise Architecture. It was followed by presentations on the Domain Layer and Presentation Layer, given by my colleagues Sahil Talwar and Doguhan Uluca.

So what the heck is (are?) Code First Migrations? Read on to find out!

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