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ColdBox is a conventions-based MVC Framework. It provides a set of reusable code and tools that can be used to increase your development productivity, as well as a development standard for working in team environments. ColdBox is comprehensive and modular, which helps address most infrastructure concerns of typical CFML applications. It is composed of several standalone libraries that in turn compose the ColdBox Platform.



ColdBox has been powering both small and enterprise level applications since 2005. We have a proven track record of stability, reliability, scalability and best of all our professional support and training courses . You can visit the official website to download ColdBox and any of its supporting libraries.

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The ColdBox Platform is composed of several internal standalone libraries that can be used with any CFML Framework or none at all.

Conventions Based Dependency Injection and (AOP) framework.

Enterprise caching engine, cache aggregator and API for CFML applications.

Enterprise logging framework designed to give you flexibility, simplicity and power when logging.

You can get started quickly with ColdBox, WireBox, CacheBox or LogBox in any ColdFusion (CFML) application by leveraging CommandBox, our CLI and package manager. Just following the simple commands below to install the latest version of our frameworks.  Run these commands from the CommandBox interactive shell.  If you're at your operating system's shell, prefix "box " in front. 

The ColdBox package already comes with WireBox, CacheBox and LogBox.

    		    // Install latest stable version
    		    install coldbox
    		    // Install bleeding edge version
    		    install coldbox@be

This is the standalone WireBox package for any CFML application

    		    // Install latest stable version
    		    install wirebox
    		    // Install bleeding edge version
    		    install wirebox@be

This is the standalone CacheBox package for any CFML application

    		    // Install latest stable version
    		    install cachebox
    		    // Install bleeding edge version
    		    install cachebox@be

This is the standalone LogBox package for any CFML application

    		    // Install latest stable version
    		    install logbox
    		    // Install bleeding edge version
    		    install logbox@be

ColdBox, WireBox, CacheBox, or LogBox are professional open source libraries supported by Ortus Solutions, Corp If you are interested in support please consider our Ninja Subscription Support or if you need consulting please purchase on of our Consulting Plans Here are some areas that we can assist you with:

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