Zend has provided software development kits (SDKs) for Zend Server using several different technologies. This enables system administrators and server operators to perform Zend Server related tasks from any workstation/server without having Zend Server installed. With these SDKs you can build your own integrations with Zend Server, enabling continuous delivery of your applications through Patterns you can build yourself.
We were able to implement Continuous Integration with Hudson and tie it into Maven, using the Zend SDK to create packaged applications for robust deployment using Zend Server. As a result, we’re now catching bugs before they make it to QA and pushing out new releases twice a week with much higher confidence.
Jon MarstonVP of Engineering at English Central
The Zend Server PHP SDK is a Zend Framework 2 application written in PHP. It allows you to:
The Zend Server Java SDK is an interface to Zend Server functionality written in Java. It allows you to:
Note that this SDK requires a valid Java Runtime Environment.
The Zend Server Web API Module is a Zend Framework 2 module that makes it easy to access Zend Server functionality via HTTP request/response calls. For more detailed information on its capabilities, see the Zend Server Web API Reference Guide.
The Zend Server Deployment Helper is a set of PHP classes based on Zend Framework 2 that assists in creating reliable hook scripts for Zend Server's deployment capabiltiies. Operations that may be defined in each hook script include: