This section contains topics that help you develop applications with the Microsoft Drivers for PHP for SQL Server.
In This Section
Describes the options and procedures for connecting to SQL Server.
Compares the functions that are used to execute a query by examining different use cases for each. Specifically, this document compares executing a single query with executing a prepared query multiple times.
Discusses how to use the PDO::SQLSRV_ATTR_DIRECT_QUERY attribute to specify direct statement execution instead of the default, which is prepared statement execution.
Examines the various ways that data can be retrieved.
Addresses how to update data in a database by examining common use cases.
Addresses how to specify data types and provide details on default data types.
Addresses how to handle errors and warnings.
Provides information about logging errors and warnings.
Describes security considerations for developing, deploying, and running applications.