Rasmus Lerdorf

Rasmus Lerdorf
Engineer, Etsy


Rasmus Lerdorf is an engineer at Etsy, known for having gotten the PHP project off the ground in 1995. Rasmus was an infrastructure architect at Yahoo for seven years and has contributed to a number of open source projects over the years. He was born in Greenland, grew up in Denmark and Canada, and has a systems design engineering degree from the University of Waterloo. You can follow him on Twitter at @rasmus.


2:15pm–2:45pm Tuesday, 04/21/2015
Application architectures
Location: Salon 1/2
Tags: php
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2015 is an exciting year for PHP. With PHP 7 soon to be released and HHVM getting complete enough to run most existing PHP apps well, you have two amazingly fast options for running your PHP code. In this session I will cover the performance and new features of PHP 7. Read more.