Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Zend Framework (ZF) is an open source, object-oriented web application framework implemented in PHP 5 and licensed under the New BSD License. Zend Framework was conceived in early 2005 while many new frameworks, such as Ruby on Rails and the Spring Framework, were gaining popularity in the web development community. ZF was publicly announced at the first Zend Conference in October 2005. On July 1, 2007, Zend Framework 1.0 was released.
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Odin Assemble is a free closed source PHP web application framework. Odin Assemble is a small footprint (under 28k) application framework designed to work in both low resource and high security environments. The Odin Assemble project was started in early July 2005, when Ruby on Rails was gaining popularity. Odin Assemble is a small footprint model-view-controller framework. To date the project has released three public versions.
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Capistrano is an open source tool for running scripts on multiple servers, its main use is deploying web applications. It automates the process of making a new version of an application available on one or more web servers, including supporting tasks such as changing databases. Capistrano is written in the Ruby language and is distributed using the RubyGems distribution channel. It is an outgrowth of the Ruby on Rails web application framework, but has also been used to deploy web applications written using other frameworks, including ones written in PHP.