Master Effective MySQL Management with New phpMyAdmin Book

Packt is pleased to announce a new book that provides a step-by-step tutorial for phpMyAdmin, explaining and demonstrating the potential of this tool with clear instructions and screenshots. Written by Marc Delisle, a member of the MySQL Developers Guild, Mastering phpMyAdmin 3.1 for Effective MySQL Management walks users through its lesser known and generally under-used features and capabilities of phpMyAdmin in depth.

phpMyAdmin is a web-based front-end to manage MySQL databases and has been adopted by a number of Open Source distributors. It is one of the most widely used Open Source applications written in PHP. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations with MySQL. The powerful graphical interface of version 3.1 has made phpMyAdmin an indispensable tool for MySQL and web developers.

This is the first book that covers version 3.1, the latest version of phpMyAdmin, and it has been fully updated from the previous version that covered phpMyAdmin Version 2.11. This book acts as a comprehensive guide to unlocking the full potential of phpMyAdmin. Through this book users will learn to build a more detailed understanding of SQL and how it works in MySQL. This book will guide users on how to increase their productivity and control when working with their MySQL.

Through this book developers will learn to administer MySQL and get statistics about MySQL servers and databases, generate multiple SQL queries, and build a more detailed understanding of SQL and its workings. They will learn the different mechanisms involved in importing SQL and CSV files. In addition to this, developers will learn to manage databases, table data and structures, and indexes to create efficient databases. They would be able to perform day-to-day database and table management effectively with the new interface to ease their work.

System administrators and web designers interested in managing their MySQL databases and tables will find this book useful. This book is out now and is available from Packt. For more information, please visit: