Zend Server is an enterprise-grade application platform for PHP, the world’s most popular language for building web and mobile applications. As the “P” in the open source LAMP stack, PHP runs more than 240 million web sites and enjoys a community of developers that is more than 5 million strong.
Zend Server has been available natively on IBM i since 2005. Thousands of customers have built application modernization solutions that integrate with their RPG and COBOL applications while providing a flexible, modern interface that adapts to emerging technologies like mobile and wearable devices.
For IBM i, Zend Server is available in the following editions:
See Zend’s site for more information on the features available in each edition.
Zend Studio is a industry leading PHP Integrated Development Environment (IDE) designed for professional developers, which includes all the development components necessary for the full PHP application lifecycle. Through a comprehensive set of editing, debugging, analysis, optimization, database tools and testing Zend Studio accelerates development cycles and simplifies complex projects. Zend Studio for IBM i is enhanced to work with the integration toolkit provided with Zend Server .