Zend Optimizer is an instrument, that is needed to execute files encrypted with Zend Guard - a well-known app that is employed to encode PHP 4, PHP 5, PHP 7 and PHP 8 files with the objective to protect them from tampering with the code or reverse engineering. Zend Guard is used by a lot of organizations which make paid script apps, so if you acquire such an application for your website, you will probably need Zend Optimizer to be available on the server where you'll host it. In case you are a programmer, you can use Zend Guard to shield your program code and make sure that your site visitors or customers won't be able to change it in any way. Websites which use Zend Optimizer often perform better since their PHP code is precompiled, therefore it is already optimized and will be executed more rapidly.
Zend Optimizer in Shared Website Hosting
If you purchase a Linux shared website hosting through our company, you'll be able to choose the PHP release, which will be active for the account according to what your script apps require. You can activate Zend Optimizer with a single click in the Advanced area of your Hepsia website hosting Control Panel for any of the versions that we offer - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. Once you go to this section, you'll be able to take advantage of a small software tool that will allow you to control the php.ini file for your account and activate or deactivate PHP extensions with On and Off buttons, therefore you won't need any previous experience since activating Zend Optimizer will be as simple as clicking a button. More skilled users will be able to do the same by placing a php.ini file with the required program code in a specific domain folder. If you need any assistance to activate the tool, you are able to contact our tech support team at any time.
Zend Optimizer in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Zend Optimizer is installed on all servers that comprise our cluster hosting platform, so you are able to use it for your script-driven applications with all of our semi-dedicated server packages. It is available all the time even when you change the PHP version for your account because our feature-rich platform allows you to choose from PHP 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2. Both changing your version and activating Zend Optimizer for the new one takes just a couple of clicks in the PHP Configuration area of the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel that is used to control the semi-dedicated accounts. Furthermore, you may also employ a different version of PHP and activate or deactivate Zend for each individual site that you host in the account. You can do this by using a php.ini file in a domain folder with just a few lines of program code inside it. In case you do not have previous experience and you aren't sure how to do that, our 24/7 tech assistance can assist you.