Zend Optimizer is a software tool, that's needed to run files protected with Zend Guard - a well-known app which 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 many companies that make paid script apps, so when you acquire such an application for your site, 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 secure your code and ensure that your site visitors or clients won't be able to alter it in any way. Sites that use Zend Optimizer usually perform much better because their PHP code is precompiled, therefore it's already optimized and will be executed faster.

Zend Optimizer in Shared Web Hosting

All shared web hosting accounts which we offer are set up on our advanced cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is set up on all servers that are a part of the clusters. Because of this, you're able to set up and run script-driven apps which require Zend whatever the package that you choose upon registration. The easy to navigate Hepsia Control Panel that is provided with the accounts shall make the management of your web presence very simple and activating Zend Optimizer is not an exception since it'll take only a single click to do it. Furthermore, more experienced users can also put a php.ini file in a specific domain folder and activate Zend only for a specific domain name. As you can switch between a number of different PHP releases, you'll be able to activate Zend Optimizer for any of them in exactly the same way and manage both new and older applications in the same account.

Zend Optimizer in Semi-dedicated Servers

Zend Optimizer is installed on all the servers that comprise our cluster web hosting platform, so you're able to use it for all of your script-driven apps with all of our semi-dedicated server packages. It will be available at all times even if you change the PHP version for your account because our feature-rich platform will allow you to select from PHP 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. Both changing your version and activating Zend Optimizer for the new one takes just a couple of clicks in the PHP Configuration section of the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel that is used to manage the semi-dedicated accounts. Furthermore, you may also use a different release of PHP and enable or disable Zend for each individual domain that you host in the account. You can do this by employing a php.ini file in a domain folder with several lines of program code inside it. In case you don't have previous experience and you are unsure how to do this, our 24/7 support can assist you.