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ZendPHPFramework : Zend - PHP Framework

Zend - PHP Framework
ISBN : 978-1-61691-617-6
The Zend Framework Certification is an industry recognized credential. This exam is created with specific skills, knowledge and competencies that are matched to real-world job functions.


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Exercise Questions
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Post-Assessments Questions


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Exam Information

The Zend Framework Certification exam is a standalone certification from Zend with the exam code 100-500. The goal of the Zend Certification program is to allow PHP professionals to attain the "Zend Certified Engineer" designation. Zend Certifications provide a measure of technical distinction that employers use to evaluate prospective employees.

Prepare for the following certification

Career Prospects
  • Developer
  • Zend Certified Engineer
Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 125

Pricing and taxes may vary from country to country.

Where do I take the exam?
The Zend Framework exam is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
  • Multiple choice
  • free-form question for which the answer must be typed
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?
There are no technical pre-requisites for this exam.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 70 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
90 minutes
What is the passing score?
You will receive a pass/fail grade only.
What is the exam's retake policy?

Retake Policy for Zend Framework exam is:

  • There is no limit to the number of retakes for a candidate who has failed their exam.
  • There is no waiting period between the first and second attempt to pass such examination.
What is the validity of the certification?
The Zend Framework Certification has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the Zend changes its policy.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the ZendPHPFramework, click here.

Table of Content

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Zend Framework - An Overview

  • Overview of Zend Framework
  • Requirements of Zend Framework
  • Features of Zend Framework
  • How to install Zend Framework

Lesson 2: MVC

  • Components
  • Pattern Basics
  • Bootstrap
  • Zend_Controller
  • Zend_Layout

Lesson 3: Infrastructure

  • Zend_Config
  • Zend_Session
  • Zend_Registry
  • Zend_Loader

Lesson 4: Internationalization

  • Zend_Date
  • Zend_Translate
  • Zend_Locale
  • Zend_Currency
  • Zend_View_Helper_Translate
  • Internationalization Performance

Lesson 5: Authentication and Access

  • Zend_Acl
  • Zend_Auth
  • Zend_Auth adapters

Lesson 6: Performance

  • Zend_Cache
  • Script inclusion
  • Optimization
  • Zend_Memory

Lesson 7: Forms

  • Zend_Form
  • Validation/filtering
  • Decorators
  • Elements
  • Display groups & sub forms
  • Configuration
  • Internationalization

Lesson 8: Security

  • Cross-site request forgery
  • Secure authentication
  • Escaping for output
  • Cross-site scripting
  • Security best practices

Lesson 9: Diagnosis and Maintainability

  • Zend_Debug
  • Zend_Log

Lesson 10: Filtering and Validation

  • Filtering chains
  • Custom filters
  • Standard validation classes
  • Validator chains
  • Custom validators

Lesson 11: Search

  • Zend_Search_Lucene
  • Indexing
  • Querying
  • Performance

Lesson 12: Database

  • Zend_Db
  • Zend_Db_Statement
  • Zend_Db_Table
  • Zend_Db_Profiler
  • Zend_Db_Select
  • Table data gateway pattern
  • Row data gateway pattern

Lesson 13: Mail

  • Constructing
  • Storage
  • Message retrieval
  • Storage providers
  • Message sending

Lesson 14: Coding Standards

  • Coding conventions
  • Zend_Loader

Lesson 15: Web Services

  • XML-RPC client
  • XML-RPC Server
  • REST client
  • REST server
  • Zend_Service Web Services

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