PHP and DB2 In Depth

Alan Seiden Intermediate

DB2 is the heart of IBM i. For PHP applications, the DB2 database provides performance, data integrity, remote connectivity, and security. This tutorial will show the right way to use DB2 with PHP. Topics include: Performance tips, prevention of SQL injection, library list options, and how to connect IBM i's DB2 from Windows and Linux.
Learning objectives:
  • Understand how to get the best performance from DB2 with PHP on IBM i
  • Take steps to secure applications by using parameter markers (prepared statements)
  • Learn about new features that help performance and stability
  • Make the right choices when configuring your application for library lists and more