How to Use Entity Framework Connect to SQL Server

This post shows goes through the steps to connect a .NET 6 API to SQL Server using Entity Framework Core, and automatically create/update the SQL Server database from code using EF Core migrations. We’ll start with an example .NET 6 CRUD API from a tutorial I posted recently, it uses the EF Core InMemory db […]

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Use Serilog ASP.NET Core to SQL Server Database

Logging is an essential feature for any application, as it is necessary for detecting, investigating, and debugging issues. Serilog is a third-party, open source library that allows .NET developers to log structured data to the console, to files, and to several other kinds of data stores.  This article discusses how we can use Serilog to log structured […]

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