Zend Framework (ZF) is an open source, object-oriented web application framework implemented in PHP 5 and licensed under the New BSD License. The framework is basically a collection of professional PHP based packages. The framework uses various packages by the use of Composer as part of its package dependency managers; some of them are PHP unit for testing all packages, Travis CI for continuous Integration Services. Zend Framework provides to users a support of the Model View Controller (MVC) in combination with Front Controller solution. MVC implementation in Zend Framework has five main areas. The router and dispatcher functions to decided which controller to run based on data from URL, and controller functions in combination with the model and view to develop and create the final web page.
The Zend PHP Assessment shall include questions on the following topics:
– Service & Event Manager
– Modules & Forms
– File Management
– Cookies & Session Management
– Unit Testing
– Error Handling
Zend is used by engineering teams at companies like Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Adobe.