Halloween Faster PHP on Windows

Today we announced that we are collaborating with ZEND to make a comparable performing solution for PHP developer on Windows running IIS. This is all coming about through the release of an add-on component for IIS called FastCGI that will serve as the interface between PHP and the IIS Web server in a performant way….


The 4 year security push is paying off

An interesting report today by Port80 says that for the first time, Internet Information Server 6 (IIS) has surpassed the market share of Apache, based on research for the top fortune 1000 companies’ use of web servers for Internet hosting. This is pretty cool news and shows were we are heading. Thats the great news,…


Intel pledges 80 cores in five years – time to get out the threading manual

I guess that as I have been discussing for a while, developers are going to have to start getting a whole lot smarter about the way they write applications to make use of the multi-core technologies coming from AMD and Intel.   At IDF last week they announced there “CORE PLEDGE” to the industry with…