We looked at WAMP/MAMP/LAMP and how they can quickly and cheaply give you the ability to run the PHP scripts that you develop on your PC. But other options are available.
Written by David Shirey
Even though MAMP and its two amigos do a good job of letting you run your PHP scripts, there are other, more sophisticated ways to do this. And the first thing that we will look at is using Zend Server to provide the server capability for you.