dcsimg

An IT Manager's Take on PHP Page 8

By ServerWatch Staff (Send Email)
Posted Sep 7, 2000


By Tobias Ratschiller

s

Portability is the key to scalable applications. USers can run the same application on a low-scale Linux box and on a high-end Solaris machine, without worrying about platform-specific features. Also, PHP interfaces transparently with clustering solutions from simple Round Robin IP clusters to advanced Cisco solutions.

s

The broad platform support can be directly attributed to the fact that PHP is distributed with full source code. Anyone with the necessary skills can port PHP to a new operating system. The resulting modifications to the core system can then be contributed back to the community.



Comment and Contribute

Your name/nickname

Your email

(Maximum characters: 1200). You have characters left.