This morning, during Harold Goldberg‘s keynote at ZendCon, Bill Staples announced the upcoming availability of Microsoft's first Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the SQL Server 2005 Driver for PHP.

The PHP Driver will deliver an API designed-to-enable reliable, scalable integration with SQL Server for PHP applications deployed on the Windows platform. Zend and Microsoft are working together with the PHP Community to ensure that the SQL Server 2005 Driver for PHP is a great offering for PHP developers and part of Zend’s core PHP offering.

For more information, check out www.microsoft.com/sql/php and check back on October 11th for the release of the SQL Server 2005 Driver for PHP.

Elisa Flasko
Program Manager
Data Programability