Bootstrapping ASP.NET Core - Week 3

In Part 2 of our series, we used Swagger to define a simple REST API for our dog walking application. In this installment, we are going to use Entity Framework Core to work with a database from our ASP.NET Core application. What is Entity Framework Core? Entity Framework Core is an object-relational mapper (O/RM) that enables .NET developers to work with a database using .NET objects. It eliminates the need for most of the data-access code that developers usually need to write - MSFT documentation Like ASP.NET Core, EF Core is a rewrite of the previous version…

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