No business can function effectively without proper database management. In order to maintain a better record of information over the years, database management systems were developed. Soon, RDBMS, Relational Database Management System with MySQL stormed the database management scene as it had multi user access for several databases at the same time.
It is distributed under GNU and is written in C and C++ languages. It also forms a base for several other content management systems(CMS’s) such as Wordpress, Joomla, Magento and Drupal. This is widely used in social networking and wiki websites that are constantly edited by the users on the World Wide Web.
PHP and Hypertext preprocessor programming was specifically designed for web development and coding. With the course of time, it has now evolved to the stage, where just one command line is enough to execute the task. Moreover, it can now be used for developing only graphical content on the web apart from other development content found on almost every website.
Lately, PHP has been discouraged due to the flaws in the language and due to the security risks it poses. However, new features have been added to the newer version. There are hardening patches available which can cover some of this language’s loopholes increasing the security. In market it is distributed under PHP License.