The Zend Server Training Course provides an in-depth look at Zend Server - the complete, enterprise-ready Web Application server for running and managing PHP applications that require a high level of reliability, performance, and security. This course is designed to provide System Administrators / Operators (or individuals who fulfill similar functions) with the knowledge and confidence to successfully utilize Zend Server in their critical role of providing a stable, secure, and robust server environment to both internal and external users.

 

Audience

This course is designed for System Administrators or equivalent; for individuals responsible for setting up and managing PHP runtime environments and applications; for developers who also perform system administration functions; Development Managers and Professionals.

 

What will you learn?

The course is designed to prepare you to: 

  • Maximize the availability and performance of your production environment
  • Rapidly respond to any issues, and shorten the time to resolution
  • Setup and provide development staff with a business-grade PHP environment

Class outline

 

1

INTRODUCTION

  1. Problem Resolution Lifecycle
  2. The Zend Software Solution
  3. Zend Studio
  4. Zend Framework

2

SERVER INSTALLATION

  1. Installation
  2. Launching Zend Server
  3. Licensing
  4. Editions
  5. What is Zend Server?

 

3

SERVER SETUP

  1. Zend Server Components
  2. Control Scripts
  3. Log Rotation
  4. PHP Extensions and Directives
  5. Debugger

4

ZEND SERVER PLUGINS

  1. Plugin Types
  2. Zend Gallery
  3. Plugin Management
  4. Installing Plugins

 

5

Z-RAY

  1. Key features
  2. Extension Support
  3. Enabling/Disabling
  4. Working in Production
  5. Z-Ray Live!

 

6

MONITORING

  1. Root Cause Analysis
  2. Monitoring Events
  3. Event Rules
  4. Log Monitoring
  5. URL Insight

7

CACHING

  1. Caching and App Performance Optimization
  2. Client-Side Caching
  3. Page Caching
  4. Data Caching

8

OPCACHE

  1. OPcache
  2. Resource Allocation
  3. Blacklists

9

DEBUGGING

  1. Zend Debugger
  2. Debugging from Z-Ray
  3. Tunneling

10

CODE TRACING

  1. Accessing a Code Trace
  2. Tracing Tree
  3. Errors
  4. Statistics per Function

11

JOB QUEUE

  1. Job Queue Approaches
  2. Job Management

12

JAVA BRIDGE

  1. Server PHP and the Java Bridge
  2. Preparation and Installation
  3. Testing the Connection

13

ZEND DEPLOYMENT

  1. Deployment Methods
  2. Creating and Preparing the Deployment Package
  3. Deployment Scripts
  4. Deployment XML
  5. Deploying on to Zend Server
  6. Synchronizing, Redeploying, Updating, Rolling Back, and Removing
  7. Applications
  8. Changes to Apache during Deployment
  9. Virtual Host Management

14

ZEND WEB SERVER API

  1. Generating API Keys
  2. Generic Request and Response Formats
  3. Authentication and Message Verification
  4. Calculating a Request Signature
  5. Passing Request Parameters
  6. GET and POST Requests
  7. Response Format
  8. API Versioning and Methods
  9. Management Methods: Server/Cluster, Configuration, Deployment
  10. CLI Tool - zs-client

15

BEST PRACTICES

  1. Development
  2. Deployment
  3. Performance
  4. Security
  5. Troubleshooting

16

COURSE PROJECT!

Prerequisite(s)

Experience as a functioning System Administrator, or equivalent 

 

What does it include?

This online class provides five 2 1/2-hour sessions, instructor-led, coupled with practical examples and student exercises. You will be given a participant course guide, to help you follow along with the lectures and exercises, as well as the exercise solutions. You will also be granted access to the recorded sessions for thirty days after your class ends, so you can continue to hone your PHP programming skills even after the course is over!

 

Class Registration and System Requirements

Registration Information and Technical Requirements

If you have any questions please contact us at itraining@zend.com

Reserve your spot for this class, buy the course today!

 

$795.00

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Class Schedule

Language

Class Schedule

Hours per Session

Online

Mar 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31 6-8:30am PDT
15-17h30 CET (Paris)
13-15:30 GMT

Online

TBD  

 

Note: After you have purchased your Zend online training course, you will receive an email detailing the registration process.
If you have any questions please contact us at itraining@zend.com