LAMP Application Development
LAMP - Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP, is an open-source web development platform. Linux uses as Operating system, MySQL as the RDBMS, Apache as a Web server and PHP as the object-oriented scripting language.
- Linux as an operating system is most often used to run servers and can run quite well even on older hardware;
- Apache is the most widely used web server which can be run on a variety of operating system;
- MySQL is well known for its reliability and free availability. Also, includes PostgreSQL.
- PHP has a number of built-in features which make it more intuitive and is most often used in conjunction with MySQL.