Zend Announces Support for OpenShift Enterprise by Red Hat

Zend Server Brings Enterprise PHP to OpenShift Private and Public Cloud Offerings

Cupertino, Calif. – June 11, 2013 – Zend, the PHP Company has announced an expansion of Zend’s existing collaboration with Red Hat and its OpenShift PaaS product family. A Red Hat ecosystem partner, Zend Server has been available on OpenShift Online, Red Hat’s public cloud PaaS offering since Sept. 2012, and will also soon become available on OpenShift Enterprise, Red Hat’s private cloud PaaS product. 

This extended collaboration means that clients who are developing PHP applications will be able to take advantage of the enterprise capabilities of Zend Server, along with the open hybrid cloud capabilities of OpenShift by Red Hat. An application can run on the Zend Server Application Platform on OpenShift Enterprise behind the firewall, and in the exact same environment on the OpenShift Online public cloud offering. 

Zend Server is the leading enterprise-ready platform for deploying, running and managing mobile and web apps. It delivers an elastic, reliable and integrated environment for enterprise PHP applications in the cloud. With the new Zend Server cartridge, OpenShift developers can deploy successfully the first time, every time. Advanced debugging and root cause analysis enable developers to detect and quickly resolve production issues. Designed to prevent performance degradation and avoid scaling and fault-tolerance disasters, Zend Server includes a number of additional features to ease the development and deployment process. To learn more about Zend Server, visit:www.zend.com/server.

“Red Hat has been thrilled to have Zend as part of the ecosystem for our public PaaS offering, OpenShift Online. We’re also enthusiastic about our expanded collaboration with OpenShift Enterprise to offer private cloud capabilities for PHP.” said Vijay Sarathy, Director, OpenShift Partner Ecosystem at Red Hat. “With Zend Server, our customers experience an enterprise-grade PHP solution. PHP has significant momentum among scripting languages, and our enhanced collaboration with Zend brings additional choice to OpenShift developers.”

“Zend has always been proud to be part of the Red Hat ecosystem,” said Zend CEO Andi Gutmans. “Our support for OpenShift Online and now also OpenShift Enterprise reflects our ongoing enthusiasm for Red Hat’s technology. We’re excited to be an integrated partner in both Red Hat’s public and private PaaS offerings.”

The new Zend cartridge for Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise will be available soon at the following location: www.zend.com/redhat.

Contact Zend for pricing.

About Zend Technologies
Zend partners with businesses to rapidly deliver modern apps across mobile and cloud. Zend helped establish the PHP language, which today powers over 240 million applications and web sites. Zend’s flagship offering, Zend Server, is the leading Application Platform for developing, deploying and managing business-critical applications in PHP. Zend solutions are deployed at more than 40,000 companies, including NYSE Euronext, BNP Paribas, Bell Helicopter, France Telecom and other leading brands worldwide. Learn more atwww.zend.com.

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