Zend Platform 1.1 and Zend Studio 4

Zend Technologies' updated Zend Platform and its Zend Studio 4 development environment go far toward providing the corporate-ready tools and capabilities that will make PHP an attractive Web application option in enterprises.

PHP was designed from the ground up to be a scripting language for Web applications and to be easy to understand for anyone used to Perl, JavaScript or most other scripting languages. This short learning curve, along with the fact that PHP runs on any platform and installs easily with the popular Apache Web server, has helped PHP spread through the Internet and into Web-based applications (PHP also works with most other Web servers).

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