Whitepaper: Running Business-Critical PHP Applications on the Cloud with High Availability (HA)

by ZendSep 01, 2011

In this white paper, we describe in detail the three key areas you need to understand to successfully launch and manage business-critical PHP applications in the cloud.

? How to understand and minimize complexity when migrating PHP applications to the cloud

? A customizable best-practices approach to deploying and managing PHP applications in the cloud for High Availability

? A joint solution from RightScale and Zend that helps organizations deploy and manage

Whitepaper: Optimizing Drupal Performance

by ZendFeb 01, 2010

Ensuring good performance is key to the success of any website. This white paper presents the results of performance benchmarks for comparing several common PHP runtime environments and configurations. The application used for benchmarking is Drupal, the open source social publishing platform. Tested runtime environments included plain PHP, Zend Server (www.zend.com/products/server), and open source optimizers, such as APC and WinCache. For the purpose of this benchmark, a simple Drupal website