PHP on Windows Training Kit available (April 2009 update)


As you might know running PHP applications on Windows Server 2008 (and Vista SP1) and Internet Information Services 7 (IIS7) is supported through the FastCGI module. If you need to learn more there is good news: a full training kit has been released. Besides addressing configuration of PHP on IIS 7 it also contains demos and labs on how to take advantage of SQL Server from PHP applications.

Contents:

PHP & SQL Server Demos

  • Integrating SQL Server Geo-Spatial with PHP
  • SQL Server Reporting Services and PHP

PHP & SQL Server Hands On Labs

  • Introduction to Using SQL Server with PHP
  • Using Full Text Search over Office Documents in PHP

PHP on Windows Hands On Labs

  • IIS Access Control Features for PHP
  • Using IIS 7.0 Media Features in a PHP Application
  • Troubleshooting PHP
  • Migrating PHP Applications to IIS 7.0

Download “PHP on Windows Training Kit (April 2009 update)”

Comments (3)

  1. jim32 says:

    I had a lot of trouble getting PHP to work with IIS 6.0 on my 2003 Server. I hate to say this but I installed Apache and it runs smoothly now – :)

  2. katriend says:

    The support for PHP applications is much better in IIS7 (with FastCGI), so maybe you should give it a try now with Windows Server 2008 😉