Lots of licensed and some free script-driven applications have encoded code, which isn't human readable. The idea behind this is to stop the reverse engineering as well as the unwanted usage of such applications. Among the most popular encryption instruments used for this particular purpose is called Zend Guard and it's used widely due to the fact that it can be used to alter any kind of PHP 4 or PHP 5 code. The only method for the encrypted files to work correctly on a web server afterwards is when an extra tool called Zend Optimizer is available. In the event that you would like to work with any type of paid web software that requires Zend Optimizer, you need to ensure that it's installed on the server where you will host your website. Also, websites that need the tool generally perform better because their program code is already precompiled and optimized, which means that it's executed quicker.

Zend Optimizer in Website Hosting

All the website hosting accounts which we provide are set up on our cutting-edge cluster platform and Zend Optimizer is installed on all the servers which are a part of the clusters. Consequently, you are able to install and run script-driven applications that need Zend whatever the plan that you pick upon signup. The intuitive Hepsia Control Panel that is included with the accounts shall make the management of your world wide web presence a breeze and enabling Zend Optimizer is not an exception since it will take only a single click to do this. Furthermore, more experienced users can also put a php.ini file in a given domain folder and take advantage of Zend just for a particular domain. Since you can switch between a variety of PHP versions, you can activate Zend Optimizer for all of them in exactly the same way and manage both new and older apps within the same account.

Zend Optimizer in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Zend Optimizer is featured on all the servers that comprise our cluster web hosting platform, which means that you're able to use it for your script-driven applications with any of our semi-dedicated server plans. It is available at all times even when you change the PHP version for your account as our feature-rich platform will allow 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 just a few clicks in the PHP Configuration area of the Hepsia hosting Control Panel which is used to control the semi-dedicated accounts. Furthermore, you can even use a different release of PHP and activate or deactivate Zend for each individual domain that you host in your account. This is possible by employing a php.ini file in a domain folder with a few lines of program code inside it. In case you don't have previous experience and you are not sure how to do this, our 24/7 technical support can help you.