Zend Optimizer is a software tool, that's required to execute files encoded with Zend Guard - a popular app which is used to encrypt PHP 4 and PHP 5 files with the objective to protect them from tampering with the code or reverse engineering. Zend Guard is used by plenty of companies that make paid script applications, so in case you acquire such an application for your site, you will most likely need Zend Optimizer to be available on the server where you will host it. In case you are a programmer, you may also use Zend Guard to secure your code and ensure that your site visitors or customers will be unable to change it in any way. Websites that use Zend Optimizer ordinarily perform much better because their PHP code is precompiled, thus it's already optimized and will be executed quicker.

Zend Optimizer in Cloud Hosting

All cloud hosting accounts that we provide are generated on our state-of-the-art cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is set up on all the servers which are a part of the clusters. Because of this, you are able to set up and execute script-driven apps that require Zend irrespective of the package that you pick upon signup. The user-friendly Hepsia Control Panel that is included with the accounts shall make the control over your world wide web presence a piece of cake and activating Zend Optimizer is not an exception since it will take only a single click to do it. In addition, more experienced users can also place a php.ini file in a particular domain folder and activate Zend just for a particular domain. Because you can switch between many different PHP versions, you can enable Zend Optimizer for all of them in exactly the same way and manage both new and older applications in the same account.