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Doug Bierer

PHP and MongoDB Courses

Doug teaches all our PHP, PHP Framework and MongoDB courses.


  • Programming Languages
  • New Database Technologies
  • Using PHP Frameworks
  • Foreign Languages
  • Music of All Types


Doug wrote his first program in 1971: an environmental simulator written in BASIC on a DEC PDP-8 with a whopping 4K of RAM. Since that time, Doug has been a commercial developer in a variety of languages, including PL/I, FORTRAN, Assembler, FORTH, C, C++, dBase, Pascal, Prolog as well as perl, Python, and of course PHP.

The author of a number of technical references published by O'Reilly and Packt Publishing, his recent titles include:


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Linux for PHP

In this course you learn how to deploy to the cloud from a source code repository, implement a Lambda Serverless Function, automate PHP framework installation and create an Instant eCommerce website using the revolutionary Linux for PHP technology.

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Doctrine has created a two hour JumpStart course for any developer looking to learn how to get the most out of Doctrine.

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  • New for 2021

PHP 8 Certified Cloud Technician

PHP Continuous Learning has released an exciting series of new courses designed to help you jump start your career in web development as a PHP 8 Certified Cloud Technician.

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