Zend Framework 2 is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. Zend Framework 2 uses 100% object-oriented code and utilises most of the new features of PHP 5.3, namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.
Building blocks that can be used piece by piece with other applications or frameworks.
All the cryptographic and secure coding tools you need to do things right.
Easy to adapt the framework to your needs.
A vibrant and active contributor and user base for getting help and giving back.
Engineered with performance tuning in mind.
A proven history of success running business critical and high-usage applications.