Wednesday, June 22, 2016

What Happens when PHP Static Fields are Compiled to .NET

Another week, another microbenchmark. This time around, we would like to talk a little bit about static fields in PHP as opposed to .NET, and to show what happens when they are compiled to .NET.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Foreach and Other Planned Work from PHP to .NET

Last week we introduced the recently implemented include functionality and benchmarked how Peachpie fares with it compared to standard PHP. This week we would like to present another newly included feature and to show what else we will be working on in the coming weeks.

Monday, May 30, 2016

How .NET Handles PHP Static Local Variables

Moving on down the roadmap, we are implementing more and more PHP functionalities into Peachpie compiler. This week, we would like to introduce a particularly popular one - Static Local Variables.

Monday, May 23, 2016

The .NET Effect - Microbenchmarking of Include

We previously talked about the include/require functionality, which we recently managed to implement in Peachpie. Now we decided to put the compiler to the test and benchmark the include function against standard PHP and Phalanger.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Peachpie Edging Closer Towards PHP Compatibility

As we continue working on Peachpie compiler, which can be seen on our roadmap, there are more and more new functionalities and features every day. With each update, Peachpie learns to handle a set of new things and becomes increasingly compatible with the standard PHP runtime environment. 

Monday, May 9, 2016

Working towards PHP interoperability with .NET

After making an appearance on Microsoft's "On .NET" live stream to discuss Peachpie, we have been busy working on the compiler itself. One of the aspects we have particularly been focusing on is the PHP interoperability with .NET, where we have been making massive strides.

Monday, May 2, 2016

ICYMI: Chatting with Microsoft about PHP on .NET

Last week, Microsoft asked us to make an appearance on Bertrand Le Roy's live stream called "On .NET" in order to talk about Peachpie. You can watch the show again here, including a brief summary and timestamps.