August 24, 2010 Alex Woodie
Zend Studio 8 Beta 1 is available now, in X64 and IBM i flavors. Both editions of the IDE are available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X operating systems. The beta can be downloaded at www.zend.com/en/products/studio/download-8-beta.
In other news, Zend last week announced the opening of registration for ZendCon 2010, which will be held November 1-4 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. Among the nine tracks available will be one track devoted exclusively to running PHP on IBM i. Early birds who register before September 19 can get access to the conference and all tutorials for $1,195, or $945 for just the conference. For more info on ZendCon 2010, see zendcon.com/registration.