PHP has the support of a large community with thousands of applications and components to share. Try out the PHP scripts available on www.hotscripts.com,sourceforge.net/, www.opensourcecms.com,www.phpjunkyard.com/ and www.phpfreaks.com/.
Developing PHP application for IBM i
This roadmap helps IBM i Web application developers create applications for PHP with Zend Server CE for IBM i.
Porting PHP applications to IBM i
This roadmap provides information for solution providers to port their PHP applications to the IBM i using the Zend Server CE runtime environment.
IBM Migration Toolkit for MySQL to IBM DB2 for i
This tool helps you convert SQL statements from MySQL to IBM DB2 for i.
Zend Server CE for IBM i available in IBM VLP
IBM's Virtual Loaner Program allows ISVs to remotely test their applications running on IBM i.
Zend training - Zend offers a variety of training classes on PHP.
There are numerous community resources available for PHP, including:
Zend Forums for i – a place to ask questions and share experiences
Zend Developer Zone – a source of news and articles about PHP
php.net – the opensource PHP site
IBM Developer Works – Project information for PHP developers
IBM i requirements
Requirements for Zend Server for IBM i:
IBM i 7.1
IBM i 6.1
IBM i 5.4
Plus Power Systems that run IBM i 7.1, 6.1 or 5.4
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