Zend Optimizer is an instrument, that's needed to execute files encoded 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 plenty of corporations that make paid script applications, so if you acquire such an app for your site, you'll probably need Zend Optimizer to be present on the server where you'll host it. If you are a programmer, you may also use Zend Guard to secure your program code and ensure that your website visitors or clients will not be able to alter it in any way. Sites which use Zend Optimizer generally perform much better due to the fact that their PHP code is precompiled, so it is already optimized and will be executed more rapidly.

Zend Optimizer in Shared Hosting

All of the shared hosting accounts that we offer are created on our advanced cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is set up on all servers that are a part of the clusters. As a result, you can set up and run script-driven applications which need Zend irrespective of the package that you choose upon registration. The user-friendly Hepsia Control Panel which comes with the accounts shall make the management of your world wide web presence very simple and activating Zend Optimizer makes no exception because it'll take a single click to do this. In addition, more experienced users can also place a php.ini file in a given domain folder and take advantage of Zend only for a specific domain name. As you can switch between numerous PHP versions, you can enable Zend Optimizer for all of them in the very same way and manage both new and older applications in the same account.

Zend Optimizer in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Zend Optimizer is present on all servers that comprise our cluster hosting platform, which means that you will be able to use it for your script-driven applications with all of our semi-dedicated server packages. It'll be available all the time even when you switch the PHP release for your account because our feature-rich platform will allow you to choose from PHP 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. Both changing the version and activating Zend Optimizer for the new one takes a few clicks in the PHP Configuration section of the Hepsia hosting Control Panel that is used to take care of the semi-dedicated accounts. In addition, you may also employ a different version of PHP and enable or disable Zend for each individual domain that you host in your account. This is possible by using a php.ini file in a domain folder with a couple of lines of program code inside it. In case you do not have previous experience and you are not sure how to do this, our 24/7 support can assist you.