Tobias Ratschiller is a new media consultant based in Italy.With extensive knowledge of software development, database design, and content-management systems, he specializes in the creation of large-scale, dynamic Web sites. He has provided consulting and implementation services for some of the world’s largest Web sites and has contributed to several books and articles on PHP. He teaches at seminars through-out Europe and is a frequent speaker at leading conferences.

While the success of Open Source software like Linux or Apache has been documented extensively throughout all mainstream media, the rise of PHP has gone largely unnoticed. This book is divided into three parts.The first part,“Advanced PHP,” covers the advanced syntax of PHP; for example, object orientation, dynamic functions and variables, and self-modifying code. Part […]