Doctrine is a well-known PHP Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) tool for querying and manipulating database content by using objects. It can be integrated with Zend Framework to inject database content into a PHP Web application. The article discusses how to create Doctrine entities and load and use them within Zend Framework 1.x and 2.x action controllers.
Readers of my book “Zend Framework: A Beginner’s Guide” will find this article very useful, as it provides updated steps for getting Doctrine and Zend Framework playing nice with each other.
Read the full article here.