Programming language PHP and the MySQL database

PHP and MySQL is the most common combination for creating web pages. It uses a number of frameworks and content management systems, are not excluded Xerno CMS.


PHP (Personal Home Page, also Hypertext Preprocessor) is one of the two most widely used scripting programming language, designed especially for programming dynamic web pages. It can be used for creating web, desktop and console applications and can be incorporated into the structure of some other programming languages.

A huge advantage of PHP is its platform independence, differences in operating systems (Windows Server, Linux, Solaris) are limited to a few functions. PHP also supports access to the vast majority of databases (eg MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MSSQL and others), a wide range of Internet protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, SNMP, FTP, IMAP, POP3, LDAP,...), working with advanced graphics, text content and embedded files. It offers a huge range of possible uses, which is to create quality web pages necessary.


MySQL is a widely used database platform, which communicates with the help of SQL. It can be easily installed on Windows Server, Linux and Solaris, has high performance and speed. In recent years, already supports triggers, stored procedures and views and still has a reliable backup method. It is a popular, fast and advanced database system.