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Open Source & PHP

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Open Source & PHP

  1. 1. 1 Presenter: Chittaranjan Pattnaik
  2. 2. About Me Zend PHP Certified Engineer Senior Software Engineer at Mindfire Solutions Wordpress Plugin Contributor
  3. 3. What Is Open Source? • Open source is a development model that promotes a universal access via a free license to a product’s design or blueprint, and universal redistribution of that design or blueprint, including subsequent improvements to it by anyone.
  4. 4. Benefits of Open Source • Free of Cost • Control • Continuity • Community • Security • Support
  5. 5. Open Source Software
  6. 6. What is PHP? • PHP is a popular server side scripting language that is especially suited for making dynamic web pages. • PHP stands for Hypertext Preprocessor • Developed by Rasmus Lerdorf in 1994
  7. 7. Why PHP? • Open Source • Platform Independent • Server Compatible • Database Support • Easy to Learn • Vast Community • Faster Development • CMS & Frameworks • Less Expensive Hosting
  8. 8. Popular Sites • Facebook • Time Inc. • Flickr • Wikipedia • TechCrunch • SonyMusic • Digg • SitePoint • Olympus
  9. 9. PHP Usage Statistics
  10. 10. CMS Usage Statistics
  11. 11. Framework Usage Statistics
  12. 12. Future of PHP • Governments, enterprises, non-profits, schools, banks, and space programs run PHP applications of every shape, size, and purpose. Many - maybe most - of us in the world of open source software are idealists. Since PHP powers large part of the web today, we can also say pragmatically that we are perfectly positioned to have the chance and perhaps the responsibility to make a difference through PHP.
  13. 13. Connect With Me webtechideas.com pub/chittaranjan-pattnaik/16/70b/b05 u/0/111117361607130545290 @ChittaPattnaik chittaranjan.pattnaik.7 cranjan_ptnk

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