Nexcess Announces Support for PHP 7 Heralding Broad Performance Improvements to Site Owners

By CIOReview | Wednesday, December 9, 2015

SOUTHFIELD, MI: Nexcess, a provider of Word press, Magento & Expression Engine hosting, has announced PHP 7 will now be available across its managed hosting products. PHP 7 is a server scripting language, designed to make web pages more interactive. The new addition in the form of PHP 7 will provide substantial performance improvements to websites owners and ecommerce merchants.

The new support for PHP 7 provides new benefits that include: high performance benchmark, Run up to 3 times Magneto transactions on the same hardware, 2 times faster execution time and 30 percent low memory consumption. PHP 7 will be supported by Nexcess ‘hosting products including shared hosting, dedicated server hosting, and enterprise-grade custom clusters.

The support for PHP 7 enhances the performance of PHP-based applications like WordPress and Magneto, which is an open source content management system. This mainly benefits site owners and high performance benchmark,to create and develop their custom themes, build faster websites and more web applications. This also allows Nexcess clients to maximize their hosting infrastructure for achieving maximum performance, stability and security for high-profile stores.

“Our managed hosting platform is engineered to maximize performance for specific PHP applications like Magento and WordPress, but PHP itself has never been as fast as we’d have liked” says Chris Wells, President and CEO of Nexcess.