Adobe ColdFusion Government Summit – Washington, D.C

We are excited to announce the second Adobe ColdFusion Government Summit happening in Washington, D.C on April 18th-19th.

This year we are having a Pre-conference sessions on April 18th focussed on security and steps on how to change the look and feel of your applications. This is a BYOD session and space is limited to 50 attendees.

The conference is on April 19th and we are having two tracks. We have sessions from experts in the community which would cover most of the major features of ColdFusion.

The conference is FREE to attend, just register at the link provided below.

Register Here

Event Time : 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Washington Marriott at Metro Center
              775 12th Street NW
              Washington, DC 20005

The event is complimentary, and breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Detailed Agenda would follow soon.




CF Summit 2016 Early Bird extended until Friday!

We have had several requests to extend the early bird rate for a few days to give more time for registration because of vacations over the Labor Day Holiday weekend.  So we've extended the $299 early bird rate until Friday, September 9th to give everyone a chance to register under the discount rate.  

About the Conference:

This year we have an even larger conference with 40 sessions of content, and an especially unique Customer and Partner Showcase track to show real world implementations of ColdFusion applications.

When: October 10th and 11th, 2016

** Preconference hands on labs October 9th **

Where:  Mandalay Bay Resort, Las Vegas, NV

For further details and to register:

CF Summit 2016 Reminder: $299 Standard Early Bird Rate Ending Soon & Sessions Posted

Remember that the ColdFusion Summit 2016 Early Bird Rate of $299 is ending soon on August 31st, so be sure to register now here!

Sessions have also been posted online, with a Customer Showcase track devoted to customer implementations where you will learn how different ColdFusion features were leveraged to build real-world business solutions.

Hope to see you there!

Adobe ColdFusion Summit 2016 – Security Workshop Sold Out!

Registrations are closed now for the full day preconference Security Workshop happening on October 9th.  Hopefully you have already signed up if you wanted to join that hands-on lab.

We still have a few seats left in the API Workshop.  As a reminder, below is the topic description.  Please register today if you would like to attend, as this workshop will likely sell out soon as well.

Developing and Managing APIs with Adobe ColdFusion API Manager

This full day preconference lab will cover API development with a focus on REST based APIs. It will include an overview of Adobe ColdFusion API Manager and walk through configuration of the environment, and various features available to create and manage APIs.

Register today here:

Reminder: $199 Super Early Bird Rate ends May 31st!

Remember that the $199 Super Early Bird Rate for ColdFusion Summit 2016 ends on May 31st so there are only a few days left to get that discount.  

The preconference sessions are also filling up quickly, and have very limited capacity so if you were considering attending please sign up soon.

You can register here:


Don’t forget that call for speakers ends tomorrow as well, so please submit any topic you would like to speak about by tomorrow here:

ColdFusion Summit 2016 will be held at Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, NV on October 10th and 11th.  

The preconference workshops on Security and API Development & Management will be on October 9th.


See you there!


Adobe ColdFusion Developer Week Recordings Now Available!

Thank you all for joining us last week at Adobe ColdFusion Developer Week!  We hope you were able to gain additional knowledge in the remote sessions.

We would also like to thank our speakers for their time and committment to sharing knowledge with our amazing community in the below sessions.  

  • Security Enhancements in ColdFusion 2016: Dave Epler
  • Mobile Applications Made Easy with ColdFusion: Dave Ferguson
  • MVC With and Without a Framework: Nolan Erck
  • Realtime with WebSockets: Giancarlo Gomez
  • ColdFusion Performance Tuning and Caching: Brian Klaas
  • CFML Features for More Modern Coding: Dan Fredericks
  • ColdFusion 2016 Overview: Rakshith Naresh
  • Exploring PDF Capabilities in ColdFusion: Elishia Dvorak
  • Protecting APIs using CF 2016 API Manager: S V Pavankumar
  • Extending PDF Capabilities using DDX: Mayur Jain
The recordings are now available for any of you that missed any sessions or would like to review the content again.  Apologies up front for this, but you will be required to register for access to each session separately.  We’ll try to see if that can be resolved for the next online event.


Adobe ColdFusion Developer Week 2016: April 24-29

We’re excited to bring you ColdFusion Developer Week this year with some great topics for all levels of developers.  All of these sessions will be held remotely and we will release links to the recordings after the event in case you miss any. Please try to attend the live sessions for a more engaging experience as you’ll be able to ask questions and interact.  We will have 5 days of sessions and 2 sessions per day, with a total of 10 sessions on the following topics:


What:    Adobe ColdFusion Developer Week

When:   April 24th through 29th

Times:  9:00 AM and 12:00 PM Pacific Time, Monday through Friday

Schedule and Topics:


Monday, April 25, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

ColdFusion 2016 Overview

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Security Enhancements in ColdFusion 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

Mobile Applications Made Easy with ColdFusion

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Exploring PDF Capabilities in ColdFusion

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

Protecting APIs using CF 2016 API Manager

12:00 – 1:00 pm

MVC With and Without a Framework

Thursday, April 28, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

Realtime with WebSockets

12:00 – 1:00 pm

ColdFusion Performance Tuning and Caching

Friday, April 29, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

Extending PDF capabilities using DDX

12:00 – 1:00 pm

CFML Features for More Modern Coding



New ColdFusion Training Videos Available!

We’re pleased to announce the first set of ColdFusion training videos are now available!

Getting Started with ColdFusion 2016

Altogether, 9 hours of training content is now available. 

Chapter 1:   Introduction
Chapter 2:   Configuring your work environment
Chapter 3:   Variables and data types
Chapter 4:   Publishing database content
Chapter 5:   Creating a drill down interface
Chapter 6:   Inserting new data in the database
Chapter 7:   Updating data
Chapter 8:   Reusing Code
Chapter 9:   The application framework
Chapter 10: Session management
Chapter 11: More security
Chapter 12: Building the site administration

You can find all of the videos here on Adobe KnowHow:

Adobe ColdFusion 2016 eSeminar Thursday, March 3rd 9am PST

Join us tomorrow for a feature discussion on the newly released Adobe ColdFusion 2016 version!

As you may know, February 16th we released ColdFusion 2016.  Please join ColdFusion’s Product Manager, Rakshith Naresh, in a one hour online seminar to review all of the new and improved features of this release.

ColdFusion 2016 includes an all new API Management Platform, CLI, PDF, security improvements, and much more.


Thursday, March 3rd @ 9AM PST

Register Here:


Further information on the ColdFusion 2016 version:

What’s New in ColdFusion 2016 Developer Network Article:


ColdFusion 2016 Documentation:



Adobe ColdFusion Government Summit Washington, D.C. March 9th

We’re excited to bring you Adobe ColdFusion Government Summit, a one-day conference happening in Washington, D.C. on March 9th.

The conference is FREE to attend, just register at the link provided below.  I need to warn that space is very limited at 50 attendees, so please register now and pass the information along to anyone in the D.C. area.

We will have the product team available, including executive leadership, to bring you information on Adobe ColdFusion 2016 – the newest version which will be released in the first half of this year.  We’ll also have a few sessions from experts in the community on security and development topics.


Register Here:



Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Registration: Begins at 8:00am

Event Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm

Location: Washington Hilton
                  1919 Connecticut Ave. NW
                   Washington, DC 20009


*Breakfast and lunch will be provided.



8:30am – 9:00am




9:00am – 9:50am


Adobe ColdFusion Welcome Keynote


10:00am – 10:50am


New Features in ColdFusion 2016


11:00am – 11:50am


Security Enhancements in ColdFusion 2016


12:00pm – 1:00pm




1:00pm – 1:50pm


ColdFusion PDF Capabilities


2:00pm – 2:50pm


Caching and Performance Enhancements


3:00pm – 3:50pm


ColdFusion Features for Modern Coding


3:50pm – 4:00pm 


Closing Remarks