PHP Persistence

Concepts, Techniques and Practical Solutions with Doctrine

  • Michael Romer

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About this book


Take the pain out of dealing with relational databases in an object-oriented programming world. With this short book, you can save time and money by simply coding less while accomplishing more with the Doctrine persistence framework, a leading persistence solution for PHP programmers and web developers. PHP Persistence teaches you about PHP persistence and how to use it effectively for your database-driven applications.

Bestselling author Michael Romer leverages his own vast experience to show you what you need to know about Doctrine 2 and how to use it in your own projects. Along the way you’ll learn about powerful persistence techniques, such as object-relational mapping (ORM) in PHP.

What You'll Learn

  • Define entities and references between entities
  • Manage entities
  • Master the Doctrine Query Language
  • Use appropriate command-line tools for PHP persistence
  • Program for caching 

Who This Book Is For

Experienced PHP programmers and web developers with some exposure to PHP.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Michael Romer
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  1. 1.MunsterGermany

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