XML, Data, Dates, Web Services, and Web APIs
Maximize your productivity through the use of proven, powerful, reusable PHP components
In-depth coverage of a range of important PEAR packages
Many code examples provide a clear and practical guidance
PEAR is the PHP Extension and Application Repository, and is a framework and distribution system for reusable, high-quality PHP components, available in the form of "packages"
In this book, you will learn how to use a number of the most powerful PEAR packages available to boost your PHP development productivity. By focusing on these packages for key development activities, this book is an in-depth guide to getting the most from these powerful coding resources.
This book explains many powerful PEAR packages for maximizing your PHP development productivity for accessing and displaying data, handling dates, working with XML and Web Services, and accessing Web APIs.