This is the perfect follow up title to Paul DuBois's MySQLz. Readers are asking for a book that will further enhance their understanding and efficiency with MySQL. This is it. This book teaches readers the best method for providing information services through the use of Perl, MySQL, and the Web; a powerful system when combined. MySQL and Perl for the Web will focus on Perl scripting combined with the MySQL database because the combination is an important one that has not been adequately documented even though it is one of the more robust systems available today. This book covers how to put a database on the web, related performance issues, form processing, searching abilities, security, common e-commerce tasks, XML, and more.All code developed within the book can be found on www.newriders.com.DuBois, Paul is the author of 'Mysql and Perl for the Web', published 2001 under ISBN 9780735710542 and ISBN 0735710546.