Microsoft.SqlServer.Types NuGet Package (Spatial on Azure)

Any application that uses Entity Framework’s spatial data type support to target SQL Server requires the ‘CLR Types for SQL Server’ to be available on the machine the application runs on. This also applies to applications that use SQL Server spatial data types directly, without using Entity Framework.   Deployment Issues When developing your application… Read more

MVC + Code-First + Azure Part 2: Deployment

The information in this post is out of date. Visit msdn.com/data/ef for the latest information on current and past releases of EF. In the previous article, you learned how to create a basic MVC application using Code First. In the second and final section you will learn how to prepare and deploy your application to… Read more

MVC + Code-First + Azure Part 1: Local Development

The information in this post is out of date. Visit msdn.com/data/ef for the latest information on current and past releases of EF. This entry will guide you through the process of creating a simple workout tracker application using ASP.NET MVC and the Code First development approach.  MVC stands for Model View Controller you can find… Read more