Hhvm

  • Facebook Celebrates Successful Year in Open Source

    … Facebook accomplished in 2015: Some of our most widely adopted projects saw additional uptake in 2015. WordPress and Netflix revamped their products with React. Etsy migrated to HHVM this year, and Box announced that our virtual machine would be the exclusive engine serving its PHP codebase. Presto, our interactive querying engine, is used…

    Justin Lafferty/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 10 readers -
  • How Wikipedia Transitioned to HHVM

    … How did Wikipedia complete its transition to HipHop Virtual Machine, Facebook’s open-source PHP runtime? Brett Simmers from the HHVM team and Wikimedia Foundation principal software engineer Ori Livneh detailed the process in respective blog posts. Simmers wrote on the HHVM blog: I spent four weeks in July and August 2014 working…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin How To's- 16 readers -
  • Facebook’s 2014 Open-Source Highlights

    … 2014 was a big year for open-sourcing at Facebook, and the social network presented its highlights in that sector for the year in the form of a 12 Days of Open Source blog post by head of open-source projects James Pearce. Pearce highlighted: React won a photo-finish over HHVM to become the first Facebook flagship open-source project to reach…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 14 readers -
  • Facebook’s HHVM Speeds Up Box

    … Virtual Machine (HHVM) for a while now. HHVM is Facebook’s open-source PHP runtime, and it differentiates itself from the standard PHP runtime on a key metric: speed. Whereas the standard PHP runtime is a run-of-the-mill interpreter, HHVM employs just-in-time compilation to enable significant gains in performance. Over the past few years, we’ve…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 8 readers -
  • Facebook Reveals Agenda for @Scale 2014

    … Senior Director of Engineering Kiran Prasad. Speeding Up Android Development with Exopackage: Facebook Engineer David Reiss. Android Apps for Emerging Markets: Facebook Engineering Manager Alex Sourov, Instagram Engineer Tyler Kieft and Facebook Product Manager Chris Marra. Web Track Migrating Wikipedia from PHP5 to HHVM: Wikimedia Foundation Senior…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 10 readers -
  • 9.9M Lines Of Code On The Wall … Open-Source Update From Facebook

    … million lines of code. And Pearce said Facebook's open-source projects have been forked 20,000 times and boast a total of 95,000 followers. Many of our open-source engineering teams are out and about in the coming months. We will be out in force at next month's OSCON, and we hope to see you there for sessions on Hack & HHVM, the architecture…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 17 readers -
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