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Making the case for PHP at Yahoo! (Oct 2002)

This presentation by Michael Radwin describes why Yahoo! had standardized on PHP going forward. It describes how after reviewing all the web technologies including their own internal ones, PHP was choosen. It shows that not only technical reasons , but also business and development processes were taken into account.

Reader Comments (4)

Some more recent numbers and infos here:

November 29, 1990 | Unregistered CommenterFederico Feroldi

Great post, thanks for cluing me into this. I used part of it in my blog:



November 29, 1990 | Unregistered CommenterBob Warfield

Has google also made out such a discussion and performance any lately
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November 29, 1990 | Unregistered Commenterfarhaj

Thank you. This article was useful in understanding why Yahoo chose PHP as the primary language especially comment links are really useful.

April 26, 2014 | Unregistered CommenterRamesh Babu

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