What is Symfony?
Symfony is a free back end PHP web app framework released by Fabien Potencier in 2005.
Who manages Symfony?
Symfony is currently developed by SensioLabs with contributions from hundreds of other independent engineers.
Who uses Symfony?
Symfony has gained notable traction since it’s release and is currently in use on several sections of Yahoo! and TED’s homepage.
Is Symfony portable?
Many components of Symfony have been tweaked and ported for use in other popular PHP frameworks including Drupal, Laravel and Magento.
WHY WE LIKE SYMFONY.
I’m a backend developer and Symfony is great for handling business logic in code. You can easily write clear code with all design patterns. The framework helps a lot with maintaining and developing an application quickly.
Symfony is one of the most flexible frameworks out there. It is also a very stable and well developed framework. There is a lot of good solutions in out there for delivering testable applications.