MySQL Stored Procedure Programming [NOOK Book]

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Destined to be the bible of stored procedure development, this book is a resource that no real MySQL programmer can afford to be without. That's because the implementation of stored procedures in MySQL 5.0 is a huge milestone-one that is expected to lead to widespread enterprise adoption of the already extremely popular MySQL database. If you are serious about building the web-based database applications of the future, you need to get up to speed quickly on how stored ...
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MySQL Stored Procedure Programming

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Overview

Destined to be the bible of stored procedure development, this book is a resource that no real MySQL programmer can afford to be without. That's because the implementation of stored procedures in MySQL 5.0 is a huge milestone-one that is expected to lead to widespread enterprise adoption of the already extremely popular MySQL database. If you are serious about building the web-based database applications of the future, you need to get up to speed quickly on how stored procedures, functions, and triggers work.

Packed with code examples and covering everything from language basics to application building to advanced tuning and best practices, this highly readable book is the one-stop guide to MySQL development. A companion web site contains thousands of lines of code that you can put to use immediately. The book consists of four major sections: Stored programming fundamentals-tutorial, using SQL in stored programs, and error handling, Building MySQL stored programs-transactions, built-in functions, stored functions, and triggers, MySQL stored programs in applications-using stored programs with PHP, Perl, Python, Java, and .NET (C# and VB.NET), Optimizing MySQL stored programs-security, basic and advanced SQL tuning, optimization of stored program code, and programming best practices.

Few in the MySQL world have substantial experience with stored procedures, but Guy Harrison and Steven Feuerstein have decades of combined expertise. Guy is Chief Architect of Database Solutions at Quest Software and a frequent speaker and writer on database technologies. Steven is the author of Oracle PL/SQL Programming, the classic reference for Oracle stored programming. Between them, they have authored a dozen books.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449379131
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/28/2006
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 591,272
  • File size: 10 MB

Meet the Author

Guy Harrison has worked with databases for more than a decade, has conducted many MySQL and Oracle training seminars, and is author of several books on Oracle, including "Oracle Desk Reference" (Prentice Hall PTR). Currently a product architect at Quest Software, Harrison has conducted many training seminars and has authored several articles for the Oracle Technical Journal. He resides in Australia.

Steven Feuerstein is considered one of the world's leading experts on the Oracle PL/SQL language. He is the author or coauthor of "Oracle PL/SQL Programming", "Oracle PL/SQL Best Practices", "Oracle PL/SQL Programming: Guide to Oracle8i Features", "Oracle PL/SQL Developer's Workbook", "Oracle Built-in Packages, Advanced Oracle PL/SQL Programming with Packages", and several pocket reference books (all from O'Reilly). Steven is a Senior Technology Advisor with Quest Software, has been developing software since 1980, and worked for Oracle Corporation from 1987 to 1992. He is currently designing and building Qnxo (www.qnxo.com), the world's first active mentoring software.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction to MySQL stored programs 3
2 MySQL stored programming tutorial 20
3 Language fundamentals 49
4 Blocks, conditional statements, and iterative programming 77
5 Using SQL in stored programming 99
6 Error handling 125
7 Creating and maintaining stored programs 159
8 Transaction management 179
9 MySQL built-in functions 205
10 Stored functions 238
11 Triggers 249
12 Using MySQL stored programs in applications 261
13 Using MySQL stored programs with PHP 275
14 Using MySQL stored programs with Java 309
15 Using MySQL stored programs with Perl 343
16 Using MySQL stored programs with Python 364
17 Using MySQL stored programs with .NET 386
18 Stored program security 421
19 Tuning stored programs and their SQL 442
20 Basic SQL tuning 463
21 Advanced SQL tuning 486
22 Optimizing stored program code 508
23 Best practices in MySQL stored program development 533
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 7, 2006

    VERY VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

    Are you a MySQL programmer? If you are, then this book is for you. Authors Guy Harrison and Steven Feuerstein, have done an outstanding job of writing a book that will help MySQL practitioners realize the full potential of MySQL stored programs. Harrison and Feuerstein, begin by introducing the MySQL stored program language and provide a detailed description of the language structure and usage. Then, the authors describe how you can use the MySQL elements to build functional and useful store programs. The authors then show you how to use the stored programs within applications. Finally, they show you how to get programs to work correctly by making them perform efficiently, robust and secure, and be easily maintained. This most excellent book describes the stored program language introduced in MySQL 5.0. More importantly, this book will help you get the job done!!

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