Month: December 2009

PHP IDEs we use: Netbeans, and why?

Netbeans Integrated Development Environment (IDE) is an open source integrated development for software developers. You can run the Netbeans IDE on various platforms which include Linux, Windows, Solaris, and MacOs. It is aimed at providing a comfortable environment for the developer during each stage of development. This is accomplished by integrating precise features required for PHP development into the Netbeans IDE. As most PHP projects characteristically connect to MySQL databases, Netbeans has made a concentrated effort to offer …

Frameworks we like: 3. Symfony, and Why?

Symfony a web application written in PHP as per the Model-View-Controller (MVC) standards launched by Sensio Labs during 2005.┬áIt is aimed to give developers full authority over the configuration. Symfony also looks to up the tempo of creation and maintenance of web applications and to reduce the recurring coding tasks. More or less a whole lot from the directory structure to foreign libraries could be customized. The Symfony templating component is a flexible layer on top of PHP …