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Adobe ColdFusion Web Application Construction Kit: ColdFusion 10 Enhancements and Improvements

By Ben Forta

Published by Adobe Press

Published Date: Mar 27, 2013

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Adobe ColdFusion Web Application Construction Kit is the best-selling ColdFusion series of all time—used by more ColdFusion developers to learn the product than any other books.

ColdFusion 10 was built to make your applications safer, more scalable, and more powerful, and to make programming more efficient. The enhancements and improvements detailed in this volume (which is an update to the three-volume Adobe ColdFusion 9 Web Application Construction Kit) will empower you to fully leverage the true power of ColdFusion. It starts with coverage of new techniques in web application development, particularly the growth of web standards technologies like HTML5. The second section describes ColdFusion 10 language and programming enhancements, focusing on CFML, CFScript, XML, and Java. In the final section you’ll learn how to use modern development practices like deploying applications in the cloud, the latest administration and security techniques, and more.
  • Take advantage of HTML5 innovation
  • Learn how to use REST web services
  • Implement WebSockets to build richer user experiences
  • Understand ColdFusion’s new cloud deployment functionality
  • Use the latest advances in application security and scalability

Table of Contents

Section I: Web Technology Innovation
  Chapter 1. HTML5 enhancements
  Chapter  2. Using WebSocket
  Chapter  3. Charting Revisited
  Chapter  4. WebServices
  Chapter  5. Using REST WebServices
  Chapter  6. Embedding Video
Section II: (Even More) Rapid Development
  Chapter  7. CFML Enhancements
  Chapter  8. CFSCRIPT Enhancements
  Chapter  9. Object Relational Mapping Enhancements
  Chapter  10. Enhanced Java Integration
  Chapter  11. XML Enhancements
Section III: Enterprise Ready
  Chapter  12. ColdFusion In The Cloud
  Chapter  13. Improved Administration
  Chapter  14. Scheduling
  Chapter  15. Security Enhancements
  Chapter  16. Improving Performance
  Chapter  17. Improved Integration
  Chapter  18. Apache Solr
  Chapter  19. Miscellaneous Enhancements