SOURCE: Hurricane Electric

March 07, 2006 17:15 ET

Hurricane Electric Hosts PHP and MySQL Seminar

FREMONT, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 7, 2006 -- Hurricane Electric, a leading Technical Service Provider, announced today that it is hosting a seminar on PHP and MySQL entitled "PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites." The seminar, being held on April 8, 2006, is designed for beginning to intermediate level computer users, Web developers, and IT gurus.

Larry Ullman, published author and expert in the field, will lead the seminar designed to provide participants with a comprehensive coverage of dynamic Web development using PHP and MySQL. Previous experience with either PHP or MySQL is welcome but not required. "PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites" will begin by focusing on the individual technologies -- (X)HTML, PHP, SQL, and MySQL, then move on to using them together. Attendees will leave the seminar with a substantial amount of viable code as well as a solid foundation in programming, database design, Web theory, Web usability, and security issues.

"We are holding this seminar to give our customers the opportunity to learn new skills and techniques for building their websites," said Mike Leber, Hurricane Electric president. "We are excited to be able to secure such an outstanding, well written author to lead this seminar."

Seminar attendees will receive a free month of colocation at Hurricane Electric's Fremont II facility (48233 Warm Springs) for their participation in the seminar. They will also receive a free copy of Larry Ullman's popular book "PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites: Visual QuickPro Guide" (Peachpit Press, 2005) and the current editions of the Linux Journal Magazine.

"PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites" will be held on Saturday, April 8, 2006, in Fremont, CA, between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided by Hurricane Electric. The cost of the seminar is $199. Space is limited, so register early. To register for "PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites," complete the form located at or call 510-580-4141.

Existing Hurricane Electric customers will receive a 50% discount on the seminar. Discounted group rates are also available.

About Hurricane Electric

Hurricane Electric is a Business TSP (Technical Service Provider) specializing in Colocation, Dedicated Servers, Direct Internet Connections, and Web Hosting. Hurricane Electric operates its own global network, running multiple OC48s, Gigabit Ethernet, and OC192s. Check out to find out more information about Hurricane Electric.

About the Presenter

Larry Ullman is the President of DMC Insights, Inc., a firm specializing in information technology. He has been programming for nearly 25 years now, starting with Basic on an Apple IIE. For the past six-plus years, Larry has focused on the development of dynamic Web sites and the technologies involved therein: PHP, MySQL, Oracle, SQL, ASP.NET, MS SQL Server, HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Perl. Larry has written ten books, six of them specifically discussing PHP and/or MySQL. Larry is also an Extension Instructor at the University of California at Berkeley and has taught PHP, SQL, MySQL, Oracle, and related subjects in many group environments.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Tiffany Morales
    Company: Hurricane Electric
    Phone: 510-580-4100
    Email: Email Contact