Friday, July 24, 2015


In web development, PHP is one of the most popular and upcoming language. In application/web development, PHP has lot of experts support and development tips from all over world. Last few years PHP development has been increased among many companies.

I have been working in different server scripts last seven years. But I feel, PHP is easiest and fastest development server side script. Last few years I have been using different PHP version like 5.4, 5.5 and 5.6 (Last stable version).

This month (July 2015), they have been released new version of PHP with more enhanced features. This article is just small summary about PHP 7. The following bullet points few feature of PHP 7.
  1. Excellent Performance (PHP 7 is twice fast as PHP 5.6)
  2. Better exception handling. Most of the fatal errors are been converted to Exception.
  3. Deprecated old and unsupported SAPI's and Libraries.
  4. New operator are introduced, Null coalescing operator(??) and Combined comparison Operator(<=>)
  5. Return Type declarations
  6. Scalar type declarations
  7. Anonymous classes has introduced.
So for, they have been introduced Beta version in July 2015. Expecting to launch soon.

Stay tune on to this blog. For more upcoming and interesting news about PHP and its frameworks.