Three things development leaders should focus on in 2013

Three things development leaders should focus on in 2013

Zend Newsletter - January 2012

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Three Things Development Leaders Should Focus on in 2013 tweet

From Zend CEO Andi Gutmans in VentureBeat, understand why these concepts will be vital to development success in the new year:

  • Bringing mobile into the core dev team
  • Unifying development & operations
  • Making mobile-first work

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If you have some introductory knowledge about regular expressions, but are keen to learn what else is possible, watch this webinar to learn more sophisticated usages. You’ll be exposed to all sorts of fun stuff possible with PCRE: Named Subpattern, Greediness, Assertions, Unicode, Defines and more.
Internationalization in ZF2 tweet
Building internationalized web applications is the key for global success! Watch this webinar to get an in-depth view into the new translation process. Also, understand how the Intl extension enables you to write more portable internationalized code.
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ZendDb’s new architecture gives you more separation of concerns and modularity in your usage of ZendDb’s components. In this webinar, Ralph Schindler guides you while you look at ZendDb’s role as a persistence layer when growing your own models in your application.
Custom Routing in Zend Framework 2 tweet
While routing in Zend Framework 2 can be very simple to use and configure, what if your application needs a more complex route that does more than match a particular URL? Read this post to learn more about creating a custom route.
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We’ve been discussing ZF2 at length — here is another good overview of the new features and the changes that have been introduced.

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With the upcoming Zend Server releases, Zend is completely redesigning the UI for its flagship product, Zend Server. In this session we will take a look at how we built out the new UI using Zend Framework 2 and examine some of the things we learned.
January 29, 2013 – 7:30am PST, 10:30am EST, 3:30pm GMT, 4:30pm CET
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WEBINAR: Free Zend Online Training Orientation tweet
See this presentation of the Zend Virtual Classroom environment to get the most out of your Zend online training class.
January 31, 2013 – 4:00pm PST, 7:00pm EST, 11:00am AEST (+1 day)
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WEBINAR: Doctrine 2 ORM and Zend Framework 2: an introduction to DoctrineModule tweet
Join us for a presentation that will describe the reasons to use Doctrine 2 ORM and some of its basic functionalities. Marco Pivetta will describe how to install and configure a ZendMVC based application for usage with Doctrine, and will discuss the features provided by DoctrineModule.
February 14, 2013 – 7:30am PST, 10:30am EST, 3:30pm GMT, 4:30pm CET
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WEBINAR: The PHP 5.4 Features You Will Actually Use tweet
The PHP 5.4 release brought with it the usual excellent selection of entries in the changelog – but which of those will you be using in your real applications this year? This talk looks at a selection of the additions that have arrived with PHP 5.4, examining each one in turn and showing examples of using it.
February 19, 2013 – 7:30am PST, 10:30am EST, 3:30pm GMT, 4:30pm CET
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WEBINAR: ZF2 for ZF1 Developers tweet
Zend Framework 2 is here, and already it’s up to version 2.0.3 (at time of writing)! But where do you start? Even the most seasoned of Zend Framework 1 veterans can struggle trying to comprehend the sweeping changes between Zend Framework 1 and Zend Framework 2. Attend this webinar and get help making the transition!
February 26, 2013 – 7:30am PST, 10:30am EST, 3:30pm GMT, 4:30pm CET
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WEBINAR: Let’s Talk: Efficient Communication for PHP and Android tweet
Understand how to build a bandwidth-efficient PHP-based REST web service to be consumed by a native Android application (plus some general mobile development concepts). This talk will focus on handling data serialization and compression in both the PHP server and Android client environments.
February 28, 2013 – 9:00am PST, 12:00pm EST, 5:00pm GMT, 6:00pm CET
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