Zend Encoder Review

This week we cover the Zend Encoder, a program which allows for you to distribute encoded versions of your software, therefore protecting your intellectual property and making sure that your licenses are upheld. First we go over exactly what the encoder does and a little bit of how it works, and then I’ll move on to cover the open source alternative(s) and finally, give our humble opinion on the product.
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Zend Cache Review

< !intro>This week we will cover the Zend Cache, A script caching mechanism from Zend which will save pre-compiled versions of PHP scripts in order to avoid having to re-compile them every time, resulting in huge performance benefits. First we will go over the strengths and weaknesses of Zend’s Cache and then we will move onto comparing the Zend Cache to other, open-source, free cache’s.< !endintro>
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