LAMP is an open source Web development platform that uses Linux as the operating system, as the Web server, MySQL as the relational database management system and PHP as the object-oriented scripting language.
- Linux– Linuxis a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux Typically, Linux is packaged in a form known as a Linux distribution (or distro for short) for both desktop and server use.
- Apache – ApacheWeb Server is designed to create web servers that have the ability to host one or more HTTP-based websites. Notable features include the ability to support multiple programming languages, server-side scripting, an authentication mechanism and database support.
- MySQL– MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database. With its proven performance, reliability and ease-of-use, MySQL has become the leading database choice for web-based applications, used by high profile web properties
- PHP – PHPis a general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to server-side web development, in which case PHP generally runs on a web server. Any PHPcode in a requested file is executed by the PHP runtime, usually to create dynamic web page content or dynamic images used on websites or elsewhere