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WCF 4.5 Multi-Layer Services Development with Entity Framework by Mike Liu

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Summary

In this chapter, we learned what an ORM is, why we need an ORM, and what LINQ to Entities is. We also compared LINQ to SQL with LINQ to Entities and explored some basic features of LINQ to Entities.

In the next chapter, we will cover the advanced concepts and features of LINQ to Entities such as stored procedure support, inheritance, simultaneous updating, and transaction processing.

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