Eli White


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Functional Programming in PHP Book Released


by · August 29, 2014


We are excited to announce the availability of our newest book:  Functional Programming in PHP by Simon Holywell.  PHP gained anonymous functions and closures in 5.3, which provided the basis allowing functional programming techniques to be used within PHP itself.  This book is designed to cover all aspects of Functional Programming in PHP and give […]


php[world] Conference: Five Amazing Keynotes…


by · August 20, 2014


We are excited to announce today the amazing keynote speakers that we have lined up for our php[world] conference this November. We’ve worked hard to find the best speakers and talks that cover the breadth of the PHP experience. We want php[world] to be a conference that pulls together all the different fragmented communities of […]


Announcing php[world] – A New Conference


by · May 28, 2014


We are excited to bring you a brand new conference in the Washington, DC area.  Having run our php[tek] conference for many years now (and other conferences as well).  We felt it was time to start another one.  But this conference has a different mission behind it.  Our php[tek] conference is known as the definitive […]


Just 6 weeks until php[tek] 2014


by · April 8, 2014


If you were sitting on the fence about buying your tickets to php[tek] 2014 … it’s time to act!  There are only six weeks left until php[tek] starts. So much will be happening that you won’t want to miss.  It’s going to be the biggest PHP experience of the year! 48 Sessions 6 Tutorials 2 […]


$1 Cabin Fever Sale & Book Price Drop!


by · April 3, 2014


All of us here at php[architect] have been cooped up too long – stuck inside dealing with wintery weather that never seems to end – and we’ve gone a little crazy! Therefore, this weekend only (from Friday through Monday inclusive), we are selling all digital back-issues of our magazine for only $1 each!  (Yes, you […]


Mental Health Summit at php[tek] 2014


by · February 12, 2014


Today we are announcing that in conjunction with Engine Yard’s Prompt initiative, and Mental Health Awareness Month, that we will be hosting four speakers to talk about their experiences and insights regarding mental health issues in the web development communities. Read more about this at:  http://tek.phparch.com/mental-health-summit/


Annual Survey 2014


by · February 11, 2014


It’s about that time of year again.  When we want to learn more about you, our customer.  (As well as about people who currently aren’t our customer!).   So if you are seeing this, please help us out by giving us a few minutes of your time, and filling out a survey so that we can […]


php[tek] 2014 Schedule is Posted


by · January 23, 2014


We’ve just announced the speaker lineup for php[tek] 2014.  Head over a take a look at the schedule to see all the great topics that will be covered this year. Don’t forget to register early, the Early Bird specials run out on February 15th!


October 2013 php[architect] Magazine Released


by · October 16, 2013


The last of our digital-only magazines is now available.  Our October issue hopefully has just a few good scares in it for you!  Including topics such as: Automating Resource Concatenation, Optimization, and Caching Zend Server: Not Just a PHP Stack PHP and Varnish: Getting the Best from Your Web Servers Varnish and ESI (Edge Side […]


php[architect] Web Summit Series: WordPress


by · September 18, 2013


Our next webinar in our Web Summit Series is going to be all about WordPress. WordPress is the largest and fastest growing web application framework in existence. It’s measured to be running between 20-25% of the world’s websites. We’ve lined up a great set of sessions from speakers Jason Rhodes, Benji Regan, Aaron Jorbin, and including WordPress Lead Developer: Andrew […]