The Monsters Weekly - Episode 109 - DbContext Pooling in Entity Framework Core 2.0

Entity Framework Core 2 was released recently. In today’s episode we explore a new feature called DbContext Pooling. See how enabling DbContext Pooling might magically make your ASP.NET Core application faster!

Related Links:
GitHub Repo - https://github.com/AspNetMonsters/EP109-EFDbContextPooling
Netling Load Testing Tool - https://github.com/hallatore/Netling
.NET Conf Video - What’s new in EF Core 2.0 - https://channel9.msdn.com/Events/dotnetConf/2017/T221

                 (Section on DbContext Pooling starts at 10:55s)

 

The Monsters Weekly - Episode 108 - Using the LIKE operator in Entity Framework Core 2.0

Entity Framework Core 2 was released recently. In today’s episode we explore a new feature that allows us to specify the SQL Server LIKE operator when querying for entities.

Related Links:
GitHub Repo - https://github.com/AspNetMonsters/EP108-EFLikeOperator

The Monsters Weekly - Episode 107 - Azure Key Vault

In this episode we take a look at how to retrieve secrets from Azure Key Vault for use in your ASP.NET Core application