News Feed
Jobs Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Stuart Herbert's Blog:
Arguments From The Boardroom, Not The Bedroom
July 31, 2007 @ 09:32:00

Stuart Herbert looks today at some of the reasoning behind the push to move developers out to PHP5 - specifically that there's a lack of commercial-related discussion about what issues there might be.

What I'm not seeing are the commercial arguments to move to PHP 5 (/me points an accusing finger at the folks from Zend, with whom this discussion has been had before). Businesses will only make the move when there is something to gain from the effort, when the rewards of switching are more than the cost of doing nothing. So let's see if we can find some reasons to chivvy them along!

He breaks the rest of the post into sections:

  • Why Move To PHP 5?
  • What's The Cost Of Staying On PHP 4?
  • What Are The Barriers To Moving To PHP 5?
  • How Do I Cover My Costs Of Upgrading?
  • What Are The Alternatives To PHP 5?
  • Making The Move
1 comment voice your opinion now!
php5 php4 move application commercial business reason php5 php4 move application commercial business reason


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

IBM developerWorks: Use PHP to build a search engine optimization app

Juozas Kaziukenas' Blog: Service Layer in Web applications

Travis Swicegood: Fluent-API, here I come!

Chris Hartjes' Blog: Organzing Slim Framework Applications

php|architect: Two New ART Articles (CakePHP and More Flex)


Community Events











Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


series framework composer application release database language performance symfony2 opinion introduction hhvm facebook install package hack security podcast component unittest

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework