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Sep 9, 2020
2h 56s

Interacting with a database is one of the most crucial tasks in a web application. In this course, Working with Databases in PHP, you’ll learn to use common databases in your PHP web application. First, you’ll explore how to set up a local PHP development environment. Next, you’ll discover how to interact with common relational databases in your code. Finally, you’ll learn how to use MongoDB with PHP to persist non-relational/NoSQL data. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of PHP needed to work with common databases.

About the author
About the author

Reza, is a Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS architect, developer and trainer. He continues helping his clients with cloud-native solutions while sharing his expertise with other developers through training and mentoring.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
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Course Overview
Hi, everyone. My name is Reza Salehi. Welcome to my course, Working with Databases in PHP. I am a cloud consultant and trainer. Did you know over 200 million websites used PHP? In this course, we will see how to connect to different databases from this popular language. Some of the major topics that will cover include using database extensions in PHP, using PHP data objects or PDO, MongoDB and PHP, and finally using Doctrine ORM with PHP. By the end of this course, you'll know how to persist PHP application data in a relational or NoSQL database of your choice. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with PHP fundamentals and the T‑SQL language. I hope you will join me on this journey to learn PHP with the Working with Databases in PHP course at Pluralsight.