What strategies do you use for selling the ColdFusion platform to clients? What arguments do you run into and how do you over come them? Please take the survey at http://mdcfug.org/surveys/survey.cfm I will share ideas people have at my CFUNITED-07 talk on “Selling ColdFusion to Clients” and will also blog about them. Thanks!
Based on lots of feedback about Fusebox and different versions, the Fusebox core team lead by Sean Corfield arrived at two themes for the up coming Fusebox 6 release: 1. Simplify. Remove barriers. Make it easier for newbies. Make building applications faster by favoring convention over configuration. 2. Extend through extensibility. Provide new functionality outside […]
There aren’t many issues reported on CF 7 on CFbughunt.org. Is it that CF 7 is bug free or do you know a bug that should be reported on it? We have updated the site to prepare for the upcoming CF8 release and to fix some old bugs in the site. Report CF7 issues prior […]
The big brass from Adobe — Ben Forta, Tim Buntel, and Adam Wayne Lehman — will be at the inaugural meeting of this new user group. The topic is Coldfusion 8 (“Scorpio”). To register, go to the website Capitol Hill User Group.
I often hear one objection to using ColdFusion is that it is necessary to buy the server software. Good news. Now that ColdFusion is owned by Adobe, companies that have a discount account with Adobe also get a discount on CF server. I learned this on a discussion list and have not had a chance […]
Audio Data Systems (ADS) recently enhanced their ACASI software to support character-based languages. ACASI software is used to conduct self-administered interviews. Many top universities and prominent research companies to conduct surveys. TeraTech developed the automated interview software with ADS. For further information visit the ACASI website: http://www.teratech.com/ads/ or contact Lawrence Greenfield, Ph.D at (240) 687-2052. […]
As you know ColdFusion & MySQL connection is a bit tricky. There is a Technote from Adobe. But I also want to give some simple tips. You can check my simple tutorial via “http://www.howtoforge.com/coldfusion7_mysql4.1_connection“.
Sometimes we may need to restart our server because of some problems. Specially on windows based servers this would be headache if you have a remote server. Mainly we can use tools like “Terminal Services”, “PC Anywhere”, or “VNC” etc. But there would be also to reach these interfaces. I would like to suggest a […]
As you know ColdFusion is based on Java. If we would like to have some more information about using the Java platform we can use the following code. #id#: #SysJVM[id]#
I am speaking on “Selling ColdFusion to Clients” at CFUNITED-07. I think ColdFusion compares well techically to Java, .Net and PHP. It is often much faster to develop in CF than other web languages – partly due to it being tag based, due to the large amount of build in functionality that has an easy […]