Entity Framework Core 5 Interceptors

Entity Framework Core 5 Interceptors

In previous non-core versions of Entity Framework (EF), it was possible to intercept calls to and from the database, but it’s wasn’t a feature many would classify under “first-class support”. Thankfully the community stepped in at the time to fill...

Improve Entity Framework Core Performance

Improve Entity Framework Core Performance

Object Relational Mappers (ORMs) can help increase our productivity. The ORM pattern can handle the integration between our C# models and the database by providing an abstraction that limits our need to understand the underlying data-access mechanisms (not an excuse...

Use NEO4J To Find The Shortest Path

Use NEO4J To Find The Shortest Path

Relational databases are the undisputed database paradigm king. The versatility, battle-hardened reliability, and ubiquity make relational databases a comfortable choice for many developers. That doesn’t mean, as developers, we shouldn’t evaluate other databases that may be better suited for our...