The LAMP Stack


LAMP - Linux, Apache, MySQL & PHP

The operating system driving the VO collaboration framework is Ubuntu, the world's most popular free, open-source, enterprise-level linux server derivative.  In addition to the base operating system, the primary systems-level software packages are: 

  1. Apache - the world's most adopted open-source web server
  2. MySQL - the world's most popular open-source database
  3. PHP - the pervasive server-side web programming language