Zend - The PHP Company


Third Annual Zend/PHP Conference Registration Open

October 2007 Event Dedicated to PHP, the Dynamic Language Powering 20 Million Web Destinations

Cupertino, Calif. – May 17, 2007 – Zend Technologies, Inc., “The PHP Company”, today announced the third annual Zend/PHP Conference and Expo (ZendCon) scheduled for October 8-11, 2007 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport in Burlingame, California. ZendCon is the largest annual gathering of the PHP community and businesses using PHP to create today’s web application infrastructure.

Last year, at ZendCon 2006, PHP stakeholders from 15 countries converged to learn, teach and collaborate with their peers. Numerous industry initiatives were introduced including Microsoft’s PHP strategy. Additional participants in the conference included IBM, Google, Oracle, Facebook, eBay and MySQL.

ZendCon 2007 will include sessions and case studies focusing on applying PHP technologies for business critical applications. Attendees will learn best practices from renowned speakers focusing on: security and high performance web applications, integrating web applications using PHP with .Net, Java, IBM’s System i, and the business benefits related to the sharing and collaboration aspects of Web 2.0. Zend will also share details of new innovations for creating, deploying and managing applications that take advantage of PHP’s speed, scalability and simplicity.

"Zend and PHP are driving forces behind the changing face of the Web and the increasing velocity with which companies can adapt,” said Mark de Visser, chief marketing officer of Zend. “ZendCon2007 will bring together the leading companies and luminaries behind the modern web and provide a unique forum to learn about implementing business critical web applications.”

For more information about ZendCon and to register, please visit http://zendcon.com.


About Zend Technologies, Inc.

Zend Technologies, Inc., The PHP Company, is the leading provider of products and services for developing, deploying and managing business-critical PHP applications. PHP is used by more than twenty million Web sites and has quickly become the most popular language for building dynamic web applications. Deployed at more than 15,000 companies worldwide, the Zend family of products is a comprehensive platform for supporting the entire lifecycle of PHP applications. Zend is headquartered in Cupertino, California. For more information, please visit www.zend.com, or call 1-408-253-8800.

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For more Information:

Ty Levine
Zend Technologies
+1-408-342-8887
tlevine@zend.com

Lisa Friedrichs
Sparkpr for Zend
+1-415-321-1868
lisaf@sparkpr.com