phpBB is an internet forum (message board) package software written in PHP programming language. The abbreviated form of the PHP Bulletin Board is derived from the name "phpBB". phpBB is a free and open source software that is published under the GNU General Public License.
Since its inception in 2000, phpBB ™ has been an open source forum software solution used by many web site owners. As it used to be, the current version of phpBB ™ 3.1 "Ascraeus" has a modern structure that adapts to the next generation of web technologies, an easy-to-use management panel and a user-friendly setup interface