PHP - the most commonly used server side scripting language for web application development. PHP is easy to learn, fast to execute, very secure, scalable and open source.MVC based Yii framework helps developers to create enterprise level web applications.
PHP is one of the most popular and powerful server-side scripting languages for web development. It is widely used for general purpose programming now. PHP is a free software which can be deployed on most of the web servers and operating systems.
Faster speed of execution, better exception handling and garbage collection, flexibility to connect to a variety of databases, availability of unit testing frameworks like PHPUnit for TDD lower deployment time and cheaper TCO are the major reasons for acceptance of PHP.
There is a common myth about security holes in PHP. But, facts and figures revel that most of the vulnerabilities reported in PHP applications are caused by not following best coding practices. Technical security flaws of the language itself or of its core libraries are not frequent.