Zend Optimizer is a software instrument, that's needed to execute files protected with Zend Guard - a widespread application that is employed to encode PHP 4 and PHP 5 files with the purpose to protect them from tampering with the program code or reverse engineering. Zend Guard is used by lots of corporations which create paid script applications, so if you acquire such an application for your website, you will probably need Zend Optimizer to be available on the server where you'll host it. If you're a programmer, you can use Zend Guard to shield your program code and ensure that your website visitors or clients will not be able to alter it in any way. Websites that use Zend Optimizer usually perform much better as their PHP code is precompiled, thus it's already optimized and will be executed a lot quicker.

Zend Optimizer in Cloud Hosting

Zend Optimizer is installed on all servers which are part of our cutting-edge cloud website hosting platform. No matter which Linux cloud hosting you get, you will be able to take advantage of the software tool to guarantee that any script application which needs it will operate flawlessly in your account. By using a convenient tool from the Advanced section of the Hepsia Control Panel that comes with all of the website hosting accounts, you'll be able to activate and deactivate different settings with a button. Zend Optimizer will be one of them, so even if this is your very first web hosting account ever, you won't encounter any troubles. In the exact same area you can also pick the PHP version for your account - 4 and several versions of 5, so any time you switch to one that you haven't used yet, you can enable Zend Optimizer for it with just a click. Because our platform enables you to use a couple of PHP releases simultaneously, more experienced users can enable the tool for a particular site with a php.ini file in a specific domain folder as well.

Zend Optimizer in Semi-dedicated Hosting

We've installed Zend Optimizer on all of the servers that are a part of our cutting-edge cloud website hosting platform and since all semi-dedicated server accounts are created on it, you can activate and employ Zend for any kind of script application that you'd like to use with just a click. You can also select the PHP release which will be active for your account, therefore if you move to a new version, you only need to go to the Advanced section of your Hepsia hosting Control Panel and click on the On button for Zend Optimizer - it's as simple as that. In case you change the version back, Zend will already be active. More experienced users will also have the opportunity to set the PHP version and to activate Zend Optimizer just for a separate website by putting a php.ini file with the required program code inside the corresponding domain folder.