If you want to create a local server which supports for Apache, MySQL, PHP, Perl and Python then AMPPS is a good choice. AMPPS which is stands for Apache, PHP, MySQL, Perl, Python and Softaculous STACK is available ampps.com. It is very useful when you develop open source web applications. At Vishmax Technologies we are already using AMPPS in our web development lab.
AMPPS is available for both Windows and Mac OS X. You can create multiple MySQL, a relational database management system (RDBMS) and manage them easily with phpMyAdmin.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3+, Windows Server 2003 SP2+, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2.
Mac OS X
Mac OS X 10.6.2+