Smart-framework - Smart Framework
Smart FrameworkWhat IS Smart Framework?An extension of Zend Framework whose purpose is to shorten time spent with development of web application fundamentals. While individual components of Zend Framework are isolated from each other, Smart Framework forms a prepared, very flexible and extensible infrastructure built on them. What IS NOT Smart Framework:It is not a Content Management System (CMS), but it is possible to build this type of program using it! It is not a competitor to the Zend Framework, but an extension which offers more functionality and enhances the development time. How does the Smart Framework work?SF uses it's own library and Zend Framework's libraries to "lead" the application runtime and to process all tasks that are common for the web application "lifetime": Loading of configuration and setting up MVC Connecting to a database (setting up an ORM) User authentication and authorization Selection and loading of correct language version Selection and loading of correct graphical style Significant part of the infrastructure forms a complex hierarchical configuration system that can be used to set up and customize whole framework and developed application. Does the idea of Smart Framework interest you? Please, read more!