Sharon Levy

Sharon Levy
Sr. PHP Developer, freelancer; member, PHP Meetups (Orange County: OCPHP and Los Angeles: LAPHP)


Sharon is a Zend Certified Engineer in PHP5, equally comfortable working with UNIX, Linux or Windows platforms. Her accomplishments in public speaking include dynamic, multi-media presentations at code camps and PHP meetups. She has also presented at SCALE (WIOS) and was the local speaker representing the Los Angeles area at the 2009 CodeWorks conference. The premier magazine php|architect has published several of her articles whose subjects range from email verification to web-based retrieval, to PHP’s support for closures. She presented a ZendCon unCon session on PHP’s anonymous functions in 2011 which resulted in Zend Technologies inviting her to do a webinar reprising that presentation in March 2012. Writing and public speaking activities compliment her primary focus, providing professional web development services for companies in diverse industries, from startups to the Fortune 500.


Location: D139/140 Level: Intermediate
Sharon Levy (freelancer; member, PHP Meetups (Orange County: OCPHP and Los Angeles: LAPHP))
This presentation is based on a chapter in a book I'm writing. I examine how PHP handles hexadecimal, octals and really large numbers. Unless one is familiar with the C-source code what you see in PHP at times can be difficult to understand and may shock or otherwise surprise you. Read more.


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