zend-technologies

  • Scoop: Job Cuts at PHP Startup Zend Could Be Aimed With An Eye Towards a Sale

    Scoop: Job Cuts at PHP Startup Zend Could Be Aimed With An Eye Towards a Sale

    Israeli startup Zend Technologies has fired 25 percent of its R&D team (at least ten people), as well as others across the company, in an attempt to become cash flow positive, says a source close to the company. Zend offers its own distribution of PHP, the popular open-source scripting language for Web applications. It sells software and support services around that (just as Red Hat does with… Read More

  • Here Comes Microsoft 2.0: Embracing Lightweight, Open Source Apps Online

    Here Comes Microsoft 2.0: Embracing Lightweight, Open Source Apps Online

    Microsoft has made a number of announcements in the last 24 hours that show it is not going to let the oncoming Google Office steal its thunder without a fight. It looks to me like the transformation of Microsoft into a Web 2.0 company is underway at this moment and is happening faster than many people expected. Redmond has announced that it is partnering with PHP commercialization firm Zend, it… Read More