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CF Summit 2022 Training Workshop

Gavin Pickin |  July 01, 2022

We are excited to announce Ortus's Training Workshop at CF Summit in Las Vegas this October 5th and 6th, 2022. Luis Majano and Gavin Pickin will be leading this workshop bringing you a deep dive 2 day workshop using the ColdBox framework to build a REST API to power a VueJS front end application, deployed to multiple platforms with the power of Quasar. The workshop is back in the Luxurious Aria Hotel and Casino, following Adobe's CF Summit this year.

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New Dates for Into the Box 2022 and Why we changed them

Gavin Pickin |  April 27, 2022

Ortus Solutions is happy to announce we have new finalized dates for Into the Box 2022 and the venue. Into the Box 2022 will be hosted in Houston Texas, Tuesday September 6th through Thursday September 8th, 2022. The conference will be at a new venue, the Houston CityPlace Marriott at Springwoods Village.

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Call For Speakers Open for Into The Box 2022

Luis Majano |  March 24, 2022

We are very excited that the Into The Box conference is coming back to the Houston area in September of 2022. Registration is now officially open and call for papers is now open as well.

  • Full 2-day conference with over 30 different technology topics
  • An additional full day of hands-on training available for a veritable 3 days of awesomeness
  • A warm and sunny city of The Woodlands, Texas
  • When: First Weeks of September 2022
  • Modernize Your Skillz
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Modernize or Die® Podcast - CFML News for January 28th, 2020 - Episode 38

Gavin Pickin |  January 29, 2020

Gavin and Brad host this weeks episode.They talk Adobe's ColdFusion prerelease program. They announce ITB 2020 Workshops and Pricing. They talk about Eric Peterson hosting Ortus Solution's first Webinar of the year on cbInertia. They talk about Gavin and Michael Born's live streams and how Gavin started his daily code challenge with Codewars, streaming live on Twitter and replaying on YouTube.They discuss the big push for CFML to be added to Codewars and how it is now live on the Codewars site. 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 discuss more information on CF Summit East 2020 and the workshops, ITB 2020 and the workshops, 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, Jordan Clarks CFIPAPI and this week's VS Code extensions, Vue Peek.
We finish the podcast thank our Patreon supporters 

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

Gavin Pickin |  January 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

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Call For Speakers Open for Into The Box 2019

Luis Majano |  October 08, 2018

We are very excited that the Into The Box conference is coming back to the Houston are in May of 2019. Registration is now officially open and call for papers is now open as well. We have also added some great new workshops for your training pleasure!

  • Full 2-day conference with over 30 different technology topics
  • An additional full day of hands-on training available for a veritable 3 days of awesomeness
  • A warm and sunny city of The Woodlands, Texas
  • Starting on May 1st - 3rd
  • Modernize Your Skillz
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Ortus Solutions - Always Learning - Docker Con 2018

Gavin Pickin |  June 11, 2018

Ortus Solutions prides itself on always learning, and evolving. Whether we learn from our colleagues, clients, community members, or other languages and communities, this all helps Ortus keep pushing forward and innovating. The CFML Community has been asking for Docker information lately, we knew Docker would be very important moving forward, and that is why we made it a priority for Ortus Solutions over the last 2 years. This week Luis and Gavin will be attending Docker Con 2018 in San Francisco ( June 12 - 15, 2018 ) to help further our learning, through great content, and great networking. If you are attending, we'd love to talk to you.

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Into the Box 2018 Schedule Released

Luis Majano |  January 15, 2018
Logo Banner - Into the Box 2018 - Coldfusion and Java redefined Ortus Solutions' very own conference, Into the Box conference, is returning and is better than ever in 2018. We are hosting a 1 day workshop and then two days of Coldfusion madness. Into The Box 2018 is still held Houston, Texas this April. Wednesday the 25th is our first day in which you can sign up for one of our 4 great workshops, Thursday April 26th and Friday the 27th are 2 full days of back to back conference sessions, with 2 tracks to choose from and over 30 individual sessions. **We are so excited to finally unveil the schedule lineup for our Into The Box conference!**
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CFSUMMIT2017 - 3 ways to test your ColdFusion API

Gavin Pickin |  November 22, 2017

CF Summit 2017 was a lot of fun, lots of new faces, and good to meet friends, old and new alike. I really enjoyed the ColdBox 2 day training, RESTFul Training Bootcamp. I also enjoyed, Pete Freitag's Hands On CFML Security Workshop. It was fun, and terrifying at the same time. My session on 3 ways to test your ColdFusion API went well, lots of interest, and lots of discussion after the class. I am sharing my slides in this post, as well as a collection of other Video Presentations from previous presentations by myself, and others, which will help build upon the information presented.

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CFSummit2017- CFConfig -- A new way to manage your ColdFusion engine config

Brad Wood |  November 20, 2017

Here is the slide deck for my talk CFConfig -- A new way to manage your ColdFusion engine config that I presented at Adobe ColdFusion Summit 2017.  

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