Introduction to Phalcon PHP Framework

Introduction to Phalcon PHP Framework

Learn the fastest PHP Framework ever built.

About the Book

This book is about introduction to Phalcon PHP frameworks, the fastest PHP framework ever built. In this book, you will learn about how to install phalcon in various platform, how to use phalcon developer tools, crud, validation, exception and so on. With just $11, you will get the book in its current partial form, along with all future chapters, updates, and fixes for free.

Phalcon is a PHP Framework which is bundled with C extension to make it have an excellent performance. The developer of this framework have a mission to make the fastest PHP frameworkever built. The mission is successfull with the release of Phalcon as open source project. PHP currently known as the simplest programming language which make it possible to develop applicationquickly. The simplicity of PHP, make it as one of the most popular programming language for web.

Nowadays, there are thousands ( or million? ) website around the world use WordPress ( which isbuilt with PHP ) as their CMS. However, there are many developer out there who doubt PHP can defeat Programming Language such as Java and C# to handle extra large data. PHP is powerful enough to handle huge data though, but not as good as compiled language out there. I think, this is how Phalcon can solve the problem. In this book, we’ll learn more about Phalcon, including Installation, Developer Tools, Phalcon functionalities such as PHQL, Volt template engine, validation, encryption, cookies, sessions, view helpers and event management.

About the Author

Asep Edi Kurniawan
Asep Edi Kurniawan

Asep Edi Kurniawan is a Web Developer who has been experienced for years developing web application using PHP, ASP.NET and Javascript. Currently, he works for a world leading company which sell stock image for creative people. For the past years, he has experience of developing application for several companies in banking, chemical, energy and finance industries. He writes a blog called digitalmapia, which talk about programming in bahasa indonesia.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Phalcon Installation
    • System Requirements
    • Installation on Windows
    • Installation on Ubuntu without XAMPP
    • Installation on Ubuntu with XAMPP
    • Installation on Mac
    • Installing on Any Other Version of Linux
    • Optional Extensions
    • Summary
  • First Phalcon Project
    • What is MVC Pattern?
    • Setting Up Virtual Host
    • Bootstraping the Framework
    • Installing Phalcon Developer Tool
    • Using Phalcon Developer Tool
    • Summary
  • Working with data in Phalcon
    • Phalcon Session
    • Data Hashing and Validation
    • Create, Read, Update and Delete (CRUD)

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