BEdita is a Web development framework that comes with a full-featured content management system out of the box. BEdita 3 is a solid software environment, fully compatible and respectful of Web standards. The user interface has been developed in accordance with well-established rules in usability and ergonomics, but it is also practical and enjoyable. BEdita has been built upon CakePHP, the well known framework, from which it inherits the MVC design pattern. Moreover, a number of third party libraries and tools have been used, like JQuery, Smarty, and so on.
PHPContracts is a design by contract framework for the PHP programming language. It can be used in an object-oriented manner or with simple functions. Design by contract is a style of programming where classes and methods have a "contract" specified for them. If the contract is violated, then there is a defect/bug in the program.