What are the server requirements for Joomla?
Use of Joomla is very easy, but you required Web hosting services provider & support Joomla integration on server side as per Joomla requirement.
Astro Arts server is perfect match for Joomla requirement ie Linux / MySql / Apache / GD2 / Curl etc.
The minimal Joomla 1.0.x server requirements are as follows:
PHP 4.2.x or above;
- MySQL 3.23.x or above;
- Apache 1.3.x or above;
The following additional server-side configuration is recommended:
- PHP in suexec mod running as a CGI wrapper, especially suitable for shared hosting;
- Register_globals turned off in PHP;
- Linux OS platform.
SiteGround servers are optimized to meet all Joomla requirements and to provide the best web hosting environment for it.
WHAT IS JOOMLA?
Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone.
What’s a content management system (CMS)?
A content management system is software that keeps track of every piece of content on your Web site, much like your local public library keeps track of books and stores them. Content can be simple text, photos, music, video, documents, or just about anything you can think of. A major advantage of using a CMS is that it requires almost no technical skill or knowledge to manage. Since the CMS manages all your content, you don’t have to.
What are some real world examples of what Joomla! can do?
Joomla is used all over the world to power Web sites of all shapes and sizes. For example:
- Corporate Web sites or portals
- Corporate intranets and extranets
- Online magazines, newspapers, and publications
- E-commerce and online reservations
- Government applications
- Small business Web sites
- Non-profit and organizational Web sites
- Community-based portals
- School and church Web sites
- Personal or family homepages
Who uses Joomla?
Here are just a few examples of Web sites that use Joomla: