Elishia Dvorak talks about “ Adobe API Manager (the business case) + CF Summit sneak peak” in this episode of the CF Alive Podcast, with host Michaela Light.
- API Manager
- Created in CF or any other language
- What it is
- Throttling, metering
- Lifecycle management
- Debugging APIs
- Throttling, metering
- Why use it
- Business value
- You need to manage you APIs – either spend time building yourself or buy
- Internet of Things
- Need to be upto date on security issues
- Costs – part of CF Enterprise
- A separate product – its own installer
- Very fast deployment of CF built APIs
- New in CF 2016
- Changes in CF 2018 release (Ether)
- Separate later release after GA release of CF 2018
- A game changer – non-CFers are using it
- Why are you proud to use CF?
- WWIT for you to make CF more alive this year?
- What are you looking forward to at CF Summit East?
- It is much bigger now
- Two tracks
- CF 2018 release and roadmap
- Both government and commercial CF developers are welcome
- Pre-early bird on CF Summit West $99
- Call for speakers, including new speakers
Mentioned in this episode
- Adobe API manager
- CF Alive episode How to implement Adobe's API Manager (with Swagger, ColdFusion, and API's) with Brian Sappey
- Episode All about the Adobe CF Summit East 2018 ColdFusion with Kishore Balakrishnan
- Charlie’s forum post about “CF 2016 It Works!”
- “I'm not aware of any issues with CF2016 specifically, affecting some large percentage of folks moving to it, which should lead someone to conclude that they should not move to CF2016”
- Adobe roadshows
- CF Summit East Conference event
- CF Summit West Las Oct 1-3 Hardrock
- The Adobe ColdFusion portal
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Elishia Dvorak Technical marketing manager for ColdFusion and e-learning products. She started out as a CF developer.
Michaela: Welcome back to the show. Today I'm talking with Elishia Dvorak. And we're going to talk about the API manager that came out in ColdFusion 2016 and its being updated for ColdFusion 2018. And if you haven't come across that, we'll look at what is and why you'd want to use it? What the business case for is? And very excitingly, it's actually attracting new people who aren't even ColdFusion developers currently to use cold fusion because of it. So welcome Elishia.
Elishia: Thank you and hello everyone.
Michaela: And if you don't know, she is the Technical Marketing Manager for Adobe ColdFusion. and also there e-learning products. And she actually started out as a ColdFusion developer quite a few years ago.
Elishia: That's right and thanks for the introduction. I did start out years and years ago as a ColdFusion developer for a short stint but I did spend quite a lot of time and most of my years in my career doing support and account management for the larger architectures, so that's where most of my experience is and really architecting solutions and troubleshooting a problem.