PHP Development: The Right Choice for Franchise Brands
Posted April 29, 2015
There are several different development environments used by Franchise Management Systems but only one has the rock solid reliability, security, cost benefits, and mobile responsiveness to take your brand to the next level—-and that environment is PHP!
Here are 5 reasons why:
PHP is 100% cross platform: PHP works perfectly on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and Unix. You will never have to worry about browser compatibility. This is not true of Microsoft Dynamics, Java, or C sharp environments. PHP also interfaces effortlessly with Apache/MySQL database which makes everyones job easier
Stability, Flexibility, and Speed: PHP has rock solid stability and speed. Couple that with the flexibility PHP has for enabling custom develop workflows and you have a great technology fit for the franchise environments unique model.
Development efficiency: PHP is a modern coding language with a very quick turn around time. PHP is very efficient so developers are not wading through thousands of lines of code for a simple function.
Integration: PHP easily integrates with web based tools (google maps, POS data, etc.). If you are a franchise - odds are that if you don’t already utilize web based tools then you will be soon.
Massive Community: The PHP community is a large one. There are thousands of PHP developers, contributors, and users. A large community simply has a lot more information and well evolved sets of best practices and sample code. Plus, a wealth of online forums, support groups, and guidelines.