Zend Optimizer is an instrument, that's needed to run files encoded with Zend Guard - a widespread application which is used to encrypt PHP 4 and PHP 5 files with the purpose to protect them from tampering with the code or reverse engineering. Zend Guard is used by plenty of companies which develop paid script apps, so if you acquire such an application for your site, you'll most likely need Zend Optimizer to be present on the server where you'll host it. In case you're a programmer, you can use Zend Guard to shield your program code and ensure that your website visitors or clients will be unable to change it in whatever way. Websites which use Zend Optimizer usually perform better since their PHP code is precompiled, therefore it is already optimized and will be executed more rapidly.

Zend Optimizer in Cloud Web Hosting

All cloud web hosting accounts which we provide are created on our cutting-edge cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is installed on all the servers which are part of the clusters. As a result, you'll be able to set up and run script-driven apps which require Zend regardless of the plan that you select upon registration. The intuitive Hepsia Control Panel which comes with the accounts shall make the control over your world wide web presence a breeze and enabling 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 given domain folder and use Zend just for a particular domain. Because you can switch between many different PHP releases, you can enable Zend Optimizer for any 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 the servers that comprise our cluster web hosting platform, therefore you're able to use it for all your script-driven applications with any of our semi-dedicated server plans. It will be available all the time even if you change the PHP release for your account since our feature-rich platform will allow you to choose 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 a couple of clicks in the PHP Configuration area of the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel which is used to control the semi-dedicated accounts. What is more, you may even use a different version of PHP and enable or disable Zend for each individual website that you host from your account. You can do this by using a php.ini file in a domain folder with just a few lines of code in it. In case you do not have previous experience and you are unsure how to do this, our 24/7 support can assist you.