informIT: Alternatives to LAMP
Jun 07, 2006, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Chisnall)
"Most Free Software users are familiar with the
Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP stack--the LAMP configuration--a widely
deployed set of software used for a large number of Internet and
intranet applications. Although the LAMP configuration is the most
frequently used, it's not always the best tool for any given job.
This article proposes some alternatives.
"A number of free UNIX-like operating systems are available,
with varying licenses. These include various BSD flavors and,