This is a practical book built entirely around example code. It provides a number of details about the use of PHP in conjunction with Oracle.
Each chapter in the book shows how to organize a PHP/Oracle application so that it efficiently uses resources of both the Web/PHP server and Oracle database server, focusing on how to use PHP and Oracle features in a complementary way. The key topics covered in the book include: installation and configuration issues, data processing, transactions, object-orientation, security, caching, XML, Web services, and Ajax. For more info, visit the website for the book at: http://www.manning.com/vasiliev/