If you missed out on all the festivities at TechEd North America in New Orleans last week, be sure to check out www.msteched.com and catch the talks online.  All week long there was a ton of excitement about the new features in Entity Framework 4.0 and WCF Data Services/OData and lots of great questions.  Here’s a list of sessions that covered OData and Entity Framework:

 

Entity Framework
Overview of the Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework 
Julie Lerman, Chris Sells 

Deep Dive into Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Tim Laverty, Diego Vega

Data Development GPS: Guidance for Choose the Right Data Access Technology for Your Application Today
Shyam Pather
 

A Database Developer and DBA Perspective: LINQ to SQL and Entity Framework vs Stored Procedures
Bob Beauchemin

 

OData
Open Data for the Open Web
Douglas Purdy, Jonathan Carter
 

Best Practices: Creating OData Services Using Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) Data Services
Alex James

Open Data for the Enterprise
Jonathan Carter

Implementing RESTful Services Using the Microsoft .NET Framework
Ron Jacobs

Building RESTful Applications with the Open Data Protocol
Stephen Forte