200-550 – Zend – PHP 5.5 Certification Study Guide And Practice Test teaches you how to build interactive Web sites and applications using PHP, one of the most popular Web programming languages in use today. Using PHP you can create anything from a simple form-to-email script all the way up to a Web forum application, a blogging platform, a content management system, or the next big Web 2.0 sensation. It is intended for anyone starting out with PHP programming. If you’ve previously worked in another programming language such as Java, C#, or Perl, you’ll probably pick up the concepts in the earlier chapters quickly; however, the book assumes no prior experience of programming or of building Web applications.
The Zend PHP 5.5 is a standalone certification from Zend with the exam code 200-550. The goal of the Zend Certification program is to allow PHP professionals to attain the “Zend Certified Engineer” designation. Zend Certification provides a measure of technical distinction that employers use to evaluate prospective employees. It enhances your career prospects as PHP Developer, Zend Certified Engineer, and Web Administrator.
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