This database provider allows Entity Framework Core to be used with Microsoft SQL Server (including SQL Azure). The provider is maintained as part of the EntityFramework GitHub project.
PM> Install-Package Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.SqlServer
The following resources will help you get started with this provider.
Supported Database Engines
- Microsoft SQL Server (2008 onwards)
.NET Framework (4.5.1 onwards)
Mono (4.2.0 onwards)
Caution: Using this provider on Mono will make use of the Mono SQL Client implementation, which has a number of known issues. For example, it does not support secure connections (SSL).