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Review of Zend Framework 2 certification exam topics for professional PHP developers

By Editorial Team on 2018-11-20

PHP is very popular programming language used by millions of backend developers around the world. Learning PHP is relatively easy; however, to use PHP in a large enterprise level website, you may need to learn a well-established PHP framework like Zend. This article reviews the main topics and subtopics that come in Zend framework 2 certification exam.


Prior to obtaining Zend Framework 2 certification, it is highly recommended to obtain a general PHP certification exam called Zend Certified PHP Engineer. Indeed, Rogue Wave Zend Certified PHP Engineer is a well-established and rigorous certification that demonstrates a candidate’ PHP expertise and is a measure of distinction that employers use to evaluate prospective employees. Zend Framework 1, 2 and 3 are available in market however, version 3 is the most popular framework. As of this writing, Zend has not offered a certification exam for framework 3; thus, learning framework version 2 is only option. 

The Zend Framework 2 Certification is an industry-wide standard that recognizes the attainment of a professional level of expertise in using Zend Framework 2. This certification is also recognized by employers that are looking for enterprise level PHP developers.


1- Service Manager

  • Service Locator
  • Service Factories
  • Abstract Service Factories
  • Aliasing
  • Configuration
  • Invokables
  • Shared
  • Initalizers
  • Plugin managers

2- MVC

  • MVC Dispatch Flow
  • Dispatch
  • App Config & Merged Config
  • Using the shared Event Mgr
  • Routing
  • Controller
  • View
  • Bootstrap
  • Escape for Output/Cross site Scripting

3- Performance

  • Caching configuration
  • View template resolution
  • Autoloaders performance
  • Filtering and Validation
  • ZendInputFilter Theory
  • Attaching Validators & Filters
  • Standard Filters
  • Secure File Upload
  • Filtering & Validation

4- Internationalization

  • Locales
  • Domains & Adaptors
  • Built-in i18n View Helpers

5- Authentication and Authorization

  • Secure Authentication
  • Authentication Storage Usage
  • Authentication Adapter
  • Manage an ACL
  • Manage RBAC

6- Forms

  • Binding Objects to Forms
  • Form Element manager & form build
  • Elements
  • Input Filters & Validators
  • View rendering/helpers
  • Fieldsets (reusability)
  • Forms
  • Hydrator Integration with forms

7- Security

  • Session Security
  • Security Best Practices
  • Cryptography
  • Secure Password Storing
  • Public key encryption
  • Encryption

8- Database

  • Parameters quoting
  • SQL Abstraction (query builder)
  • Table Data, Abstract Table
  • Adapter
  • HydratingResultSet

9- Utility

  • Zend Log
  • Mail
  • Stdlib
  • Session
  • Pagination

10- Web Services

  • HttpClient
  • Web Service clients
  • RESTful services
  • Soap Services
  • Core Web Services Component

11- Module Manager

  • Concept of Module
  • ModuleManager Events
  • Bootstrap sequence
  • Module Class
  • Best Practices
  • Understanding Layers of Config

12- Event Manager

  • Aggregate Listeners
  • Shared event Manager & event id
  • Event Propagation & short circuit
  • Attach
  • Trigger
  • EM inside the Framework
  • Attach
  • Trigger

 

This article covered the main topics and subtopics that come in Zend Framework 2 certification exam. As a reminder, understanding PHP Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts is very important for succeeding at Zend certification exams. The good news is that if you have software engineering background meaning you are familiar with any OOP coding language like Java, C++, C#, Python, .Net, etc learning OOP topic would be a piece of cake.

 

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