What is LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP/PHPAdmin)?

What is LAMP? LAMP stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, and PHP. It is an acronym for a Linux/Unix server with Apache as the server engine, MySQL/MariaDB as the database engine, and PHP as the primary server-side script language.

It is also known as LAMP Stack. Usually, LAMP Stack is selected for the construction and development of high-performance websites. Read on to learn about the advantages of using LAMP in web development.