If you haven’t had a chance to dig into ColdFusion 8 yet, a great way to get overviews of the features and benefits is through our free eseminar series which is starting up again in July. You can register for eseminars here: http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/event/index.cfm?event=detail&id;=506273&loc;=en_us
We have a good line up of sessions including:
What’s New in ColdFusion 8
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
Tuesday, August 5, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
Your lives as developers just got easier. In this 60 minute overview, explore the most feature rich version in ColdFusion’s history and learn how
ColdFusion-powered Rich Internet Applications
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
Tuesday, August 19, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
Learn the new benefits of ColdFusion and Flex built-in integration, advantaging ColdFusion developers with end-to-end Rich Internet Application capabilities. Take ColdFusion Components you previously wrote for traditional HTML applications and repurpose them to create dynamically powered RIAs – without any changes to your existing code. With ColdFusion 8’s Flex integration you will realize improved data performance, a more flexible data exchange, Extensions to Flex Builder and more.
Beyond HTML: Using Ajax, PDF, and More to Create Engaging Applications with ColdFusion 8
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
Today’s application users demand far more than simple HTML web applications: they want rich desktop-like application interfaces, personalized multimedia experiences, printable and portable content, and more. This 60 minute session will show how Adobe ColdFusion 8 delivers these and other engaging application experiences with features like Ajax support, on-demand multimedia presentation generation, and PDF document and form applications.
The ColdFusion 8 Server Monitor
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 10:00 A.M. PDT
How can you write bulletproof code, fine-tune applications for top performance, and know that your server is meeting the highest load demands without making your users wait? You can use the new Performance Monitor in Adobe ColdFusion 8. This 60 minute session will introduce the Server Monitor and show you how you can use it to diagnose and fix problems in ColdFusion applications, and react to and avoid problems that may arise once an application is deployed in production.