Zend Optimizer is a popular software, that is needed to execute files encoded with Zend Guard. The second encrypts files created in PHP 4 and PHP 5 in order to protect them from reverse engineering and not authorized usage, thus guarding copyright protected source code. If you need to protect your custom script, for example, you will be able to take advantage of Zend Guard and your code will not be human readable, but you will also need Zend Optimizer on the server where you host your blog. A number of ready-made script-driven apps, especially ones that are paid, also need Zend Optimizer so as to function properly since their core code is ordinarily not free to modify. Sites which use the instrument are typically quicker as their program code is already optimized and pre-compiled.

Zend Optimizer in Shared Hosting

All of the shared hosting accounts which we offer are created on our advanced cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is set up on all servers that are part of the clusters. Consequently, you can set up and execute script-driven applications which need Zend irrespective of the plan that you choose upon signup. The user-friendly Hepsia Control Panel that comes with the accounts shall make the control over your online presence very simple and activating Zend Optimizer makes no exception due to the fact that it will take only a single click to do this. In addition, more experienced users can also put a php.ini file in a specific domain folder and use Zend just for a particular domain name. As you can switch between a variety of PHP releases, you'll be able to enable Zend Optimizer for all of them in exactly the same way and run 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 website hosting platform, therefore you're able to use it for all of your script-driven applications with any of our semi-dedicated server packages. It is available all the time even if you change the PHP version for your account since our feature-rich platform allows you to choose between PHP 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. Both changing your version and activating Zend Optimizer for the new one takes a few clicks in the PHP Configuration section of the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel which is used to take care of the semi-dedicated accounts. What's more, you can even use a different release of PHP and activate or deactivate Zend for each individual site that you host in your account. This is possible by using a php.ini file in a domain folder with a few lines of code inside it. If you don't have previous experience and you aren't sure how to do this, our 24/7 tech support can help you.