Zend is an open source PHP framework. It is pure object-oriented and built around the MVC design pattern. Zend framework contains collection of PHP packages which can be used to develop web applications and services. Zend was started by Andi Gutmans and Zeev Suraski. This tutorial will give you a quick introduction to Zend Framework and make you comfortable with its various components.
This tutorial has been prepared for professionals who are aspiring to make a career in Zend framework. This will give you enough understanding on how to create and develop a website using Zend.
Before proceeding with the various types of components given in this tutorial, it is being assumed that the readers are already aware about what a Framework is. In addition to this, it will also be very helpful if you have sound knowledge on HTML, PHP and the OOPS concepts.