Caching In Entity Framework Core Using NCache

Gowtham K

By Thiago Vivas


It will be explained in this article how to integrate Entity Framework Core with a caching engine using NCache. The article will give a practical example of how we could set up our Entity Framework Core in a Console application and how to make use of NCache to make faster requests to the database with its native in-memory distributed cache.

What is Entity Framework Core?

Entity Framework Core is Microsoft's most recent ORM - Object Relational Mapper, that helps software applications map, connect, and manage entities to a wide range of databases. Entity Framework Core is open source and cross-platform, being the top 1 ORM used by software using Microsoft technologies.

At the moment of writing this article, Entity Framework Core offers two ways to connect your entities to the database:

  • Code First, writing your project's entities first and then reflecting those objects in the database;
  • Database First, have your database created first and then generate your project's entities.
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