• Title: PHP 7 Zend Certification Study Guide: Ace the ZCE 2017-PHP Exam
  • Author: Andrew Beak
  • Length: 294 pages
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Apress
  • Publication Date: 2017-12-20
  • ISBN-10: 1484232453
  • ISBN-13: 9781484232453
  • Sales Rank: #1210423 (See Top 100 Books)


Improve your programming knowledge and become Zend Certified. This book closely follows the ZCE2017-PHP exam syllabus and adds important details that help candidates to prepare for the test.

Zend Certification is an industry recognized standard for PHP engineers.  It is very difficult to pass the examination without extensive preparation.  Unlike other books on PHP, this book is very focused on reaching industry standards.The Zend examination syllabus is comprised of three focus areas and a number of additional topics. This book explains the structure of the examination and then addresses each of the topics for PHP 7.

A short quiz follows each chapter to help identify gaps in your knowledge. PHP 7 Zend Certification Study Guide also contains a practice test containing 70 questions from the entire syllabus to use when reviewing for your exams. The book provides original code examples throughout and every php featured is explained clearly with examples and uses an efficient way to describe the most important details of the particular feature.

What You'll Learn

  • Brush up your knowledge of PHP programming
  • Explore new features of the PHP v7.1
  • Build a secure configuration of your server
  • Review strategies and tips to get Zend Certified

Who this Book Is For

Intermediate PHP programmers with two or three years of experience who are appearing for the Zend certification exams and programmers who are proficient in other languages, but want a quick reference book to dive into PHP.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: PHP Basics
Chapter 2: Functions
Chapter 3: Strings and Patterns
Chapter 4: Arrays
Chapter 5: Object-Oriented PHP
Chapter 6: Security
Chapter 7: Data Formats and Types
Chapter 8: Input-Output
Chapter 9: Web Features
Chapter 10: Databases and SQL
Chapter 11: Error Handling
Chapter 12: Exercises
Appendix: Quiz Answers