Tuesday, July 2, 2019

July 9: Tamar E. Granor presents "Getting Started with PHP"

Our next meeting is Tuesday, July 9. Tamar E. Granor will present a Southwest Fox preview, “Getting Started with PHP”:

PHP is one of the most commonly used languages for adding code to websites. It allows you to pre-process information and generate HTML, and it has extensions for working with a variety of databases, including SQL Server and MySQL. In this session, we'll look at the basics of PHP as well as how to use it to add data to websites at runtime.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

May 14: Menachem Bazian presents Creating efficient data enabled web pages with PHP, Codeigniter, Javascript, jQuery and Ajax

Our next meeting is next Tuesday, May 14. Menachem Bazian returns for “Creating efficient data enabled web pages with PHP, Codeigniter, Javascript, jQuery and Ajax.”

Abstract: This session will discuss how to make websites and web applications data aware with greater efficiency using Asynchronous Javascript and XML (AJAX). The session will show how to build web pages that seamlessly retrieve and save data. The session will discuss:

1. What Ajax is
2. Creating a PHP module to service ajax data communications from the WebSite
3. Using Javascript Object Notation (JSON).
4. Creating Ajax requests and processing results in the web page.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

March 12 meeting: VFP in the trucking industry

User group season is back! Our next meeting is Tuesday, March 12. We’ll be focusing on the use of VFP in the trucking industry with a trifecta of speakers:
  • Samuel Katzovicz of TMX Intermodal Inc. will present what his company is doing with VFP today.
  • Jim Connolly will focus on getting data to the web from a spreadsheet.
  • Steven McCann will present VFP programs on the web using West Wind interface.
Mark the following dates for the rest of this year’s meetings: May 14, July 9, September 10, November 12.