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DB2 Express-C: The Developer Handbook for XML, PHP, C/C++, Java, and .NET

An IBM Redbooks publication

Note: This is publication is now archived. For reference only.


Published on 07 September 2006

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ISBN-10: 0738496758
ISBN-13: 9780738496757
IBM Form #: SG24-7301-00

Authors: Whei-Jen Chen, John Chun, Naomi Ngan, Rakesh Ranjan and Manoj K. Sardana

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    DB2 Express Edition for Community (DB2 Express-C) is a no charge data server for use in development and deployment. DB2 Express-C supports a full range of APIs, drivers, and interfaces for application development including PHP, C/C++, and .NET. In addition, DB2 Express-C V9 contains advanced XML features. DB2 Express-C provides ISVs an ideal starting database server for Web, enterprise, and eBusiness applications.

    This IBM Redbooks publication provides fundamentals of DB2 application development with DB2 Express-C. It covers the DB2 Express-C installation and configuration for application development and skills and techniques for building DB2 applications with XML, PHP, C/C++, Java, and .NET. Code examples are used to demonstrate how to develop a DB2 application in a different language. By following the examples provided, you will be able to learn DB2 application development with XML, PHP, C/C++, Java, and .NET in a short time.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. DB2 application development overview

    Chapter 2. Application development with DB2 pureXML

    Chapter 3. Application development with PHP

    Chapter 4. Application development with C/C++

    Chapter 5. Application development with Java

    Chapter 6. Application development with .NET

    Appendix A. Setup procedure and sample data

    Appendix B. Ruby on Rails


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