What are Migrations?4:41 with James Churchill
Let's start with a look at the challenge of maintaining our data model after our application has been released into production and how Code First Migrations helps us with propagating data model changes to the database. We'll also review what you'll learn in this course.
To get the most from this course, you should feel comfortable with C#, Visual Studio, and the basics of Entity Framework. For more information about those topics, check out these Treehouse courses and workshops:
While it's not absolutely required, you'll also find it helpful to know something about relational databases and the SQL language. Check out this Treehouse course:
For more information about the EF Code First workflow or Code First Migrations, see the following MSDN (Microsoft Developer Network) resources.
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