The first four chapters introduce the core concepts of XML that you need for proficiency. Next, the book explores using XML and Web Services with PHP5. You'll also find case studies for the most popular web services like Amazon, Google, eBay, and Yahoo.
PHP programmers need to arm themselves in the race against security risks. Pro PHP Security takes PHP 5.3 as its starting point and solves both traditional and modern security concerns, from SQL injection to mobile security.
Pro PHP Security will serve as your complete guide for taking defensive and proactive security measures within your PHP applications. You'll learn about various security measures that will help you prevent attackers from potentially disrupting site operation or destroying data.
Pro PHP MVC looks at the building blocks that make any good MVC framework, and how they apply to PHP. Covering everything, from the theoretical implications to the practical work of building cohesive packages, this book will lay bare all the secrets of MVC for you.
Taking care to focus solely on those topics that will have the most impact on experienced PHP developers, Pro PHP is written for readers seeking to take their understanding of both PHP and sound software development practices to the next level.
Pro Perl Parsing begins with several chapters devoted to key parsing principles, discussing topics pertinent to regular expressions, parsing grammars, and parsing techniques. This material sets the stage for later chapters, which introduce numerous and powerful CPAN parsing modules, and provide an ample supply of example applications.