Microsoft PHP Driver for SQL Server
The SQL Server Driver for PHP enables integration with SQL Server for PHP applications. The driver is a PHP extension that allows the reading and writing of SQL Server data from within PHP scripts. The driver provides interfaces for accessing data Azure SQL Database, and in all Editions of SQL Server 2005 and later (including Express Editions). The driver makes use of PHP features, including PHP streams to read and write large objects.
- Step 1: Configure development environment for PHP development
- Step 2: Create a database for PHP development
- Step 3: Proof of concept connecting to SQL using PHP
- Step 4: Connect resiliently to SQL with PHP