Introduction to Core Data Programming Guide

The Core Data framework provides generalized and automated solutions to common tasks associated with object life-cycle and object graph management, including persistence.

Who Should Read This Document

You should read this document to gain an understanding of the Core Data framework. You must be familiar with the basics of Cocoa development, including the Objective-C language and memory management.

Organization of This Document

The following articles explain the problems the Core Data Framework addresses, the solutions it provides, its basic functionality, and common tasks you might perform:

See Also

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