Webinar ZendServer 5.5: Bringing the Agility of PHP to IT Operations


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Webinar ZendServer 5.5: Bringing the Agility of PHP to IT Operations

  1. 1. Zend Server 5.5: Bringing the Agility of PHP to IT Operations<br />Joshua Solomin<br />Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Zend Technologies<br />To watch the webinar, please go to:<br />http://bit.ly/oBBqvI<br />
  2. 2. What is Zend Server?<br />A complete, tested and supported PHP environment<br />Developed by Zend for running business-critical PHP apps<br />With features including:<br />Application deployment<br />Application monitoring<br />Performance optimization<br />Problem root cause analysis<br />
  3. 3. Designed to meet challenges across the app lifecycle<br />How to enable greater development productivity? <br />How to release faster while maintaining quality?<br />How to minimize problem resolution time?<br />How to meet application SLAs?<br />
  4. 4. Zend has focused on helping clients address these challenges for PHP<br />How to minimize problem resolution time?<br />How to meet application SLAs?<br />How to release faster while maintaining quality ?<br />How to enable greater development productivity? <br />“…configuration and set up is automated for us, and we can spin servers up or down, literally in minutes.”<br />Manager EVM Reporting & Analysis at Bell Helicopter<br />“…we have achieved a 50% reduction in development and testing time by using Zend.” <br />Chief Systems Architect, <br />Netretail Holding<br />“ [Our customers] reported an immediate and noticeable improvement in the overall quality of their online shopping experience “ -- <br />Sr. Manager, E-Business at Levolor<br />“Zend Server paid for itself by virtue of the issues we found and fixed in the first week alone.”<br />Director of Web Development, Offers.com<br />
  5. 5. How does Zend Server add value?<br />Developer productivity<br />Complete PHP stack<br />Use a common environment<br />Build better apps w/ APIs<br />Data caching<br />Job queue<br />Get apps deployed faster and fixed faster<br />High-quality deployment<br />Use certified, tested PHP<br />Session clustering for high availability<br />Integrated app deployment process<br />Insight into deployment success or failure<br />
  6. 6. How does Zend Server add value? (cont.)<br />Monitor and optimize performance<br />Multi-level performance improvement:<br />Bytecode caching<br />Data caching<br />Page caching<br />Job queue<br />Application-level insight into performance (and other) issues<br />Resolve problems more quickly<br />Code Tracing: <br />Snapshot of problem requests<br />Designed for production use<br />Designed to streamline ops-to-dev workflow<br />
  7. 7. The Zend Solution<br />Production<br />Development<br /> Agile Development<br />RIA: Ajax/Flash<br />Debugging & Profiling<br />Unit Testing<br />Clustering<br />Clustering<br />Clustering<br />Clustering<br />Code Assist, Refactoring<br />Auto-scaling<br />Auto-scaling<br />Auto-scaling<br />Auto-scaling<br />Monitoring<br />Code Tracing<br />Monitoring<br />Code Tracing<br />Monitoring<br />Code Tracing<br />Monitoring<br />Code Tracing<br />Monitoring<br />Code Tracing<br />Session Management<br />Session Management<br />Session Management<br />Session Management<br />Zend Framework<br />Zend Framework<br />Zend Framework<br />Zend Framework<br />Zend Framework<br />Zend Server Integration<br />Acceleration<br />Caching<br />Acceleration<br />Caching<br />Acceleration<br />Caching<br />Acceleration<br />Caching<br />Acceleration<br />Caching<br />Job Queue<br />Deployment<br />Job Queue<br />Deployment<br />Job Queue<br />Deployment<br />Job Queue<br />Deployment<br />Job Queue<br />Deployment<br />Remote Systems <br />(FTP, SSH, SFTP)<br />PHP<br />PHP<br />PHP<br />PHP<br />PHP<br />Support<br />Hot Fixes<br />Support<br />Hot Fixes<br />Support<br />Hot Fixes<br />Support<br />Hot Fixes<br />Support<br />Hot Fixes<br />SVN, Git<br />
  8. 8. Prior to Zend Server 5.5: <br />Collaboration gaps between dev and opss<br />Operations is challenged to keep up with pace of application changes<br />Deployment process is manual and are error-prone<br />Development hands off “blueprints” versus fully packaged “ready to run” applications<br />Lack of awareness of errors<br />Inability to easily rollback changes<br />
  9. 9. What’s new in Zend Server 5.5<br />Application Deployment<br />Package complete apps for hand-off to operations team, with predefined settings and parameters<br />Rapid rollback to recover from deploying bad changes<br />Pro-active alerting on application changes and deployment issues<br />IT Automation<br />Scalability for application, not just infrastructure<br />APIs for automated provisioning, configuring and deployment of applications<br />APIs for auto-scaling highly available clusters<br />Automated provisioning of standardized environments across development, testing, staging and production<br />Enables modern Continuous Integration (CI) processes<br />
  10. 10. Demo<br />
  11. 11. And use Zend Server in the cloud with RightScale!<br />Load Balancer B<br />Load Balancer A<br />“With Zend Server 5.5 as part of our open PaaS solution, RightScale customers gain fast onboarding and auto-scaling with high availability for their PHP applications in the cloud. It's the best and most rapid method available today to automate PHP application deployment and manage the application lifecycle." <br />Michael Crandell, CEO & Founder, RightScale<br />Scaling Array<br />n<br />1<br />2<br />3<br />…<br />App<br />App<br />App<br />App<br />Replication<br />MySQL<br />Master<br />MySQL<br />Slave<br />Public and Private Clouds<br />
  12. 12. Learn more!<br />www.zend.com/server<br />Watch short videos explaining the major features<br />Read white papers<br />And download a free 30-day trial<br />
  13. 13. Join us at ZendConThe premier PHP conference!October 17-20, 2011 – Santa Clara, CA<br />Conference Themes<br />Cloud Computing<br />Learn about the latest developments in PHP Cloud infrastructure, management and application services<br />Mobile and User Experience<br />Learn how to build engaging mobile apps with the latest PHP technologies and tools<br />Enterprise and Professional PHPExplore PHP best practices, new technologies and practical tips with industry experts<br />Conference Highlights<br /><ul><li> Sessions focused on how to best develop and deploy PHP
  14. 14. Sessions designed for all knowledge levels
  15. 15. Intensive tutorials for accelerated learning
  16. 16. PHP Certification crash courses and testing
  17. 17. Exhibit hall showcasing the latest products
  18. 18. Special networking opportunities during meals and </li></ul> events<br />www.zendcon.com<br />
  19. 19. Q & A<br />To watch the webinar, please go to:<br />http://bit.ly/oBBqvI<br />