XAMPP is an easy to install Apache distribution containing MariaDB, PHP, and Perl. Just download and start the installer. It's that easy.
We just released a new version of XAMPP. You can download these new installers at http://www.apachefriends.org/download.html.
These installers include the next components:
Bitnami provides a free all-in-one tool to install Drupal, Joomla!, WordPress, and many other popular open-source apps on top of XAMPP. Visit Bitnami XAMPP or click to see the full list of add-ons for XAMPP.
AMPPS is an easy to install software stack of Apache, Mysql, PHP, Perl, Python and Softaculous auto-installer that can be used on Desktops and office servers.
AMPPS is a WAMP, MAMP, and LAMP stack of Apache, MySQL, MongoDB, PHP, Perl & Python.
AMPPS enables you to focus more on using applications rather than maintaining them.
With AMPPS you can create a website by installing any of the 421 Apps, customizing it, and then simply publishing it on the internet via a wide choice of hosting service providers.
WampServer is a Windows web development environment. It allows you to create web applications with Apache2, PHP and a MySQL database. Alongside, PhpMyAdmin allows you to easily manage your databases.
WampServer installs automatically all you need to start developing web applications and is very intuitive to use. You will be able to tune your server without even touching the setting files.
MAMP is a free, local server environment that can be installed under macOS and Windows with just a few clicks. MAMP provides them with all the tools they need to run WordPress on their desktop PC for testing or development purposes, for example. You can even easily test your projects on mobile devices. It does not matter whether you prefer the web server Apache or Nginx in addition to MySQL as a database server, or whether you want to work with PHP, Python, Perl, or Ruby.
Php 8.0.0 has been released and is available for download.
Nov 27, 2020
Updates to the home servers should be coming out soon. The ones I have listed are available in PHP 7.
Nov 12, 2020
The PHP team is pleased to announce the tenth testing release of PHP 8.0.0, Release Candidate 4.
At this time, we're not planning to adjust the GA date, however this may change during the course of the RC cycle. The updated release schedule can, as always, be found on the PHP Wiki page about the PHP 8.0.
For source downloads of PHP 8.0.0 Release Candidate 4 please visit the download page.
Please carefully test this version and report any issues found in the bug reporting system.
Please DO NOT use this version in production, it is an early test version.
For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.
The current GA (General Availability) date is Nov 26 2020 for PHP Version 8.