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Tips Newsletter

Monthly strategies and tips on how to best use PHP and open source in an IBM i environment.


License-free community PHP, enhanced with all popular extensions for IBM i, installs in minutes.


Use QCachegrind with Xdebug to profile the performance of your open source applications.


Educational materials on nearly every topic you can imagine related to using PHP on IBM i.


Easily integrate Python with CL and RPG programs on the IBM i using the PYRUN command.

PHP Toolkit

Get the latest version of the Toolkit and see Alan’s comprehensive presentation on how to use it.