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Zend Framework

An open source, object-oriented web application framework implemented in PHP 5
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What is Zend Framework?

It is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. It uses 100% object-oriented code and utilizes most of the new features of namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.
Zend Framework is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
Zend Framework is an open source tool with 5.7K GitHub stars and 2.8K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Zend Framework's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Zend Framework?

Companies
62 companies reportedly use Zend Framework in their tech stacks, including Webedia, Scandlearn, and MV Labs.

Developers
141 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Zend Framework.

Zend Framework Integrations

GitHub, PHP, KeyCDN, XenForo, and PHPStan are some of the popular tools that integrate with Zend Framework. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Zend Framework.

Why developers like Zend Framework?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Zend Framework
Zend Framework Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Zend Framework in their tech stack.

Laravel
Laravel
Zend Framework
Zend Framework
MySQL
MySQL
MongoDB
MongoDB
Cassandra
Cassandra
React
React
AngularJS
AngularJS
jQuery
jQuery
Docker
Docker
Linux
Linux

React AngularJS jQuery

Laravel Zend Framework

MySQL MongoDB Cassandra

Docker

Linux

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Pedro Arnal Puente
Pedro Arnal Puente
CTO at La Cupula Music SL | 1 upvotes 2K views
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Zend Framework
Zend Framework
Laravel
Laravel
Symfony
Symfony

The older parts of our core are still using Zend Framework 1. We've added events, dependency injection, and other modernities with Laravel and Symfony components.

We will migrate towards simpler framework agnostic controllers with 3rd party components.

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Zend Framework's Features

  • Pure object oriented web application framework
  • Advanced MVC implementation
  • Supports multi databases including PostgreSQL, SQLite etc
  • Simple cloud API
  • Session management
  • Data encryption
  • Flexible URI Routing
  • Zend provides RESTful API development support.

Zend Framework Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Zend Framework?
CodeIgniter
CodeIgniter is a proven, agile & open PHP web application framework with a small footprint. It is powering the next generation of web apps.
CakePHP
CakePHP makes building web applications simpler, faster, while requiring less code. A modern PHP 7 framework offering a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system.
Symfony
It is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP..
Laravel
It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
Node.js
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
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Zend Framework's Followers
146 developers follow Zend Framework to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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