Models are the basic building block of any MVC application, as they represent how the application can manage and interact with data. In this course, you will learn how to add a model to an ASP.NET MVC application, how to implement business logic in a model, how to create and add a SQL Azure database, and how to validate user input with data annotations. You will also learn how to create and use default and custom model binders, as well as how to create databases and administer access to model classes using Entity Framework. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Microsoft MCSD exam 70-486.
Web developers seeking an introductory guide to developing efficient, secure, distributed web applications with adaptive user interfaces using the ASP.NET MVC 4 framework in Visual Studio 2013; individuals preparing for exam 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications