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Zend CEO Andi Gutmans: Pumping Up PHP

May 17, 2007, 20:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack M. Germain)

"Zend CEO Andi Gutmans likes to tout the benefits of PHP and Web 2.0 development for business. In fact, he calls Zend 'the PHP company.' PHP, which stands for 'Hypertext Preprocessor Platform,' is becoming the language of choice for companies embracing service-oriented architectures, creating and mixing Web services into a whole new generation of sophisticated commercial applications.

"'PHP is the most popular Web engine out there. Its ease of use makes it like Visual Basic for the Web. Plus, it has an ecosystem around it,' Gutmans told LinuxInsider. He is pushing for the continued growth of PHP--much like an explorer searching for the Holy Grail..."

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