ICYMI: Chatting with Microsoft about PHP on .NET

Posted on May 2, 2016, in category Announcement, News, tags: , , , , , , , , ,

You can watch the replay of the show here. What did we talk about? One of Bertrand’s main questions asked about our motivation to create Peachpie. As we explained, it is twofold: firstly, to finally finish what Phalanger has started in a much improved way, and secondly, to open up previously unaccessible areas for PHP […]

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Coming Up: Live Stream “On .NET” with Microsoft

Posted on April 27, 2016, in category Announcement, News, tags: , , , , , , , ,

We will be chatting live with Microsoft’s Bertrand Le Roy on his show called “On .NET” this Thursday at 10 AM PST (7 PM GMT+2).

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Peachpie’s Debut: Running PHP in .NET

Posted on March 29, 2016, in category Announcement, Benchmark, Tutorial, tags: , , , , ,

Last week we taught Peachpie to compute simple arithmetic operations and demonstrated this ability on the Leibniz formula for Pi. We published a first microbenchmark, where we compared how quickly the irrational number was calculated with Peachpie compared to PHP 5.6 and 7, as well as with Phalanger. The results for this particular benchmark were […]

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Introducing Peachpie – the PHP compiler for .NET Part II

Posted on March 16, 2016, in category Announcement, Benchmark, tags: , , , , , , , ,

In the first part of the introductory article, we covered the origins of Peachpie. We mentioned the primary motivations behind the creation of a PHP compiler, which led to the development of Phalanger, the predecessor of Peachpie.The last post finished by pointing out the nuances and benefits of Microsoft’s Roslyn compiler, which paved the way for Peachpie. In […]

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