We have released Microsoft Drivers for PHP for SQL Server, version 5.9.0. This production release of the SQLSRV and PDO_SQLSRV drivers has been built with PHP 7.3, 7.4, and 8.0 and tested on all supported platforms.
Notable items about this release since the previous production release include:
Support for PHP 8.0
Support for macOS Big Sur, Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 20.10 and Alpine 3.12