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Video Recordings Now Available for Into the Box LATAM

Paulina Lainez
Jan 22, 2020

 

Video recordings for Into the Box LATAM are now available for purchase in our Vimeo page. Through our numerous sessions, aspiring developers learned more about ColdFusion and how to innovate and modernize!

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Modernize or Die® Podcast - CFML News for January 21st, 2020 - Episode 37

Gavin Pickin
Jan 21, 2020

 

Gavin and Eric host this weeks episode.They talk Adobe CF Summit East 2020 announcing dates and prices, as well as Adobe’s ColdFusion Specialist Certification Post Conference Workshop and Ortus Solution’s Pre Conference Workshop. They also mentioned CFCamp will not be moved to May / June as planned and you won’t believe the reason why. ITB 2020 Call for Speakers is closed, with 138 submissions from the community plus all of the Ortus content as well, we’re still deciding on sessions. They talked about CF Summit 2019 Vegas releasing more videos from the sessions on YouTube. The playlist has 19 videos already. In case you missed Rakshith’s Webinar this week on CF2020 you can catch our views on it, and the link to the recording. They talk about Gavin and Michael Born’s plan for a new Live Coding Series this Wednesday. They discuss more information on CF Summit East 2020 and the workshops. They discuss selection for workshops and call for speakers for Into the Box 2020 in Houston in May including a special announcement, ITB 2020 will be 2 days of workshops plus 2 days of conference, so 4 days total, the Super Early Bird tickets are now available. They also discuss some other conferences you should consider attending.

They spotlight a lot of great blog posts, tweets, videos and podcasts, too many to list, so listen to the show. They show off our ForgeBox module of the Week, Eric Peterson’s ‘str’ utilities and this week’s VS Code extensions, Cloak by John Papa for hiding your .env variables when screen sharing etc.

We finish the podcast thank our Patreon supporters

Community, Conferences, ForgeBox, IDE, Modules, News, OpenSource, Podcasts, Upcoming Events 0

Build Secure MVC ColdFusion Applications - PRE CFSummit East 2020 Workshop

Luis Majano
Jan 21, 2020

 

We are excited to bring our training Bootcamp series back to the DC area before CFSummit East on April 20th and April 21st. This training series will be led by Box creator Luis Majano at the Regus Franklin Square 5 minute walk from the conference center. Register as soon as possible as space is very limited!

ColdBox MVC, Community, Events, News, Training 0

Into the Box Debuts in Latin America

Paulina Lainez
Jan 20, 2020

 

A digital transformation is sweeping Latin America and companies are opening up to innovate and modernize. Open-source technologies provide a framework and facilitate the move into said digital transformation. As such, El Salvador was chosen as the first city to host Into The Box LATAM.

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30+ ForgeBox Packages of the Week from 2019 Modernize or Die® CFML News Podcast

Gavin Pickin
Jan 17, 2020

 

ForgeBox is the NPM of the ColdFusion world, and with CommandBox, CFML's CLI, you can easily add new functionality to your project with a simple `box install packageName`. We decided to dedicate a portion of our CFML News Podcast to ForgeBox Modules. We had 30+ episodes in 2019, each with a ForgeBox Module, so we wanted to give you a way to see all of them in one place, so here they are.

Community, ForgeBox, Modules, News, OpenSource, Podcasts 0

Modernize or Die® Podcast - CFML News for January 14th, 2020 - Episode 36

Gavin Pickin
Jan 15, 2020

 

Gavin and Brad host this weeks episode.They talk about CF Summit 2019 Vegas releasing more videos from the sessions on YouTube. The playlist has 16 videos already. They also remind you to sign up for Rakshith's upcoming Webinar this week on CF2020. They talk about Gavin and Michael Born's plan for a new Live Coding Series this Wednesday. They discuss deadlines for workshops and call for speakers for Into the Box 2020 in Houston in May, so try and submit your ideas, as well as the Super Early Bird tickets are now available. They also discuss some other conferences you should consider attending.

They spotlight a lot of great blog posts, tweets, videos and podcasts, too many to list, so listen to the show. They show off our ForgeBox module of the Week, Matthew Clemente's 'smmrize' wrapper and this week's VS Code extensions, CFLint by popular demand.

They finish the podcast by thanking their Patreon supporters

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30+ VS Code Hints Tips and Tricks of the Week from 2019 Modernize or Die® CFML News Podcast

Gavin Pickin
Jan 10, 2020

 

VS Code is the hottest IDE out there, and the most asked question I get at every conference I attend is, what VS Code extensions are you using. Since I got this question so much, we decided to dedicate a portion of our CFML News Podcast to VS Code Hints, Tips and Tricks. We had 34 episodes in 2019, each with a VS Code hint tip or trick, so we wanted to give you a way to see all of them in one place, so here they are.

IDE, News, OpenSource, Podcasts 0

Modernize or Die® Podcast - CFML News for January 7th, 2020 - Episode 35

Gavin Pickin
Jan 08, 2020

 

Gavin and Brad host this weeks episode.They talk about CF Summit 2019 Vegas releasing more videos from the sessions on YouTube. The playlist has 16 videos already. They also remind you to sign up for Rakshith's upcoming Webinar on CF2020. They talk about Gavin and Michael Born's plan for a new Live Coding Series. They discuss deadlines for workshops and call for speakers for Into the Box 2020 in Houston in May, so try and submit your ideas by the end of the year... as well as the Super Early Bird tickets are now available. They also discuss some other conferences you should consider attending.

They spotlight a lot of great blog posts, tweets, videos and podcasts, too many to list, so listen to the show. They show off our ForgeBox module of the Week, Sam Knowlton's WkHTMLtoPDF ColdBox Wrapper Module and this week's VS Code extensions, Surround.

We finish the podcast thank our Patreon supporters

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FORGEBOX v4.9.0 Released

Luis Majano
Dec 13, 2019

 

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products to version 4.8.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions for your development needs for all Editions: Community and Enterprise.

Cloud, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, Releases 0

Screencast - Using the FusionReactor Profiler to find slow code

Brad Wood
Dec 05, 2019

 

In this tutorial, Brad Wood shows how to use FusionReactor features such as the request Profiler to identify several bottlenecks of slow code in a ColdFusion app.

CommandBox, FusionReactor, Tutorials 1