- Download Sop.zip file
- Unzip contents to your local folder
- Navigate to Sop folder and open Sop.sln solution file within VS 2010 & above. NOTE: .Net 4 client profile is required by SOP 4.5. (SOP 4.7 requires Net 4.5.1.)
- Build the solution
- Try browsing the EFCachingProvider.Tests folder and run unit tests within ScalableCacheTests.cs file.
This should give you ideas how to use SOP framework and also, it will "arm you with good information" how to use and some details on performance levels of the EF 2nd level caching provider written using SOP Framework.
Also, there are quite few sample programs bundled with the zip file to demo other use-cases of SOP.