LAMP stands for Linux - Apache - MySQL - PHP. It brings together the 4 major dynamic web services tools in the world:
• Linux first POSIX operation system published under GPL license, represents more that half of the Internet servers in service and is in constant growth.
• Apache also available under GPL license, nearly has a monopole, being the most used web server throughout the world.
• MySQL is the most popular of Open Source SQL database servers.
• PHP the dynamic web page generator, often associated with databases like MySQL, Postgres, or Oracle, is the reference for professional web sites developers.
This course teaches how to configure a LAMP platform and use it as a PHP development environment.