Databases

In this section, you will find articles, tutorials, and snippets covering all areas of PHP Databases.

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Although MySQL is the most commonly used database software in web applications, there are many other database systems that are also popular and provide good solutions in certain use-cases. In this article, we will discuss these systems and their advantages and disadvantages.

The standard edition of Symfony PHP framework comes integrated with Doctrine, an object-relational mapper (ORM) and a database abstraction layer (DBAL) which makes working with databases very easy. This tutorial will focus on using Doctrine in Symfony–how to create models of database tables and its relations, how to query the data, and more.

By PHP Builder Staff on March 2, 2012 Of course, what most people want to do with PHP is view database records, or perhaps insert database records. There are a few fundamental things you have to do to. First, of course, install and set up your database program, whether it’s…

Learn how to install the MongoDB server and the PHP MongoDB driver for them to work well together. You also saw how to use MongoDB CRUD operation from PHP, using the implicit MongoDB database and a newly created database.