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    The summer 2012 edition of the Zend Developer Pulse™ survey shows that PHP is gaining prominence as a cloud application development language of choice. The combination of speed and ease of use enables developers to build and deploy PHP-based cloud applications quickly: more than half the developers surveyed indicated that the apps they are developing today are destined to be deployed in cloud environments. Read on to discover what over 3,000 PHP developers reported about the today's trends in development.


    Development Tools & Best Practices

    How widely adopted are technologies and processes for getting the most out of PHP development? See how many developers use various tools, which PHP versions are in use, why they use use PHP, and more inside the Zend Developer Pulse™ Survey Report.

    Just for Fun: Developers and Beer

    Developers and beer, a perfect match! See what the PHP development community really thinks of beer, and which beers are the most popular in the Zend Developer Pulse™ Survey Report.

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    "The public cloud is looking pretty good as a development platform this year and gaining cloud development skills is a top priority for many developers, according to new research." Barb Darrow, GigaOM, January 11, 2012

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    "Developers plan to invest most of their time, talent and energy in mobile and API projects over the coming year — and will continue to code in a variety of languages, according to a new report." Jolie O’Dell, VentureBeat, January 11, 2012

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    Customer Quote

       “The fact that PHP is a powerful, flexible yet accessible programming language has enabled us to build a large and prolific community of contributors around Drupal.”   

    Dries BuytaertDrupal founder & Acquia CTO