Key features contained in all Zend Core V2.0 releases include:
- Improved Windows Performance and Reliability – Up to 200-300%
- PHP 5.2.1 enhanced with several key security and bug fixes
- Unified "stack" installer - Bundled copies of Apache and MySQL for quick and easy install and configuration
- Bundled Zend Framework for fast and easy application development
- Universal Database Support - drivers provided for most popular databases.
- Mac OS X Support
- Zend Core Updater - Automatically download Zend Network updates