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ColdFusion Standard (2016 Release)

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Document services

PDF archiving

PDF redaction

PDF sanitization

Exchange comments across files

Standardized PDF metadata

PDF attachments

PDF stamp support

Microsoft Office 2010 PowerPoint file generation

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PDF file conversion from Microsoft Office 2010 Word and PowerPoint

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MS Office 2010 Excel support

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PDF form processing

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PDF document manipulation

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Server-side printing

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Online presentation generation

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PDF file generation from HTML

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Structured reporting

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Mobile development

Client-side database integration

CFML-based mobile app development

Device detection

Native device APIs

On—device debugging

Remote inspection

Client-side database access

Custom tag framework

Application Development

Full CFSCRIPT support

Command line interface

Member functions

QueryExecute and Elvis operator

Social login support and social plug-in integration

Custom serializer and de-serializer for JSON and XML

Object-relational mapping (ORM)

Advanced caching (ehcache)

Ajax UI component

Ajax framework

Image manipulation

RSSand atom feed creation and consumption

ZIP and JAR archive file manipulation

Database introspection

Custom server-side chart styles

Server-side charting and graphing

ColdFusion components (CFCs)

XML support

XPath support

Web services (SOAP)

Built-in support for REST

File manipulation

.NET assembly support (DLL)

Java, servlet, and EJB connectivity

JDBC and ODBC

FTP and SFTP servers

Virtual file systems (RAM)

Virtual file systems (ZIP, JAR, FTP, SFTP)

Multi-threaded CFML1(CFTHREAD)

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Database client connection management

Support for additional database types

Database exception handling

Failover support for database

Revamped scheduler engine

Grouping of scheduled tasks

Scheduled task priority

Support for closures

CFC auto constructor

CFC method chaining

For-in support for queries and lists

Hotfix installer

Instant notification for updates in ColdFusion Administrator

CFScript support

Flex and Adobe AIR lazy loading

Advanced protocol support

Gateway architecture

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Data management service

Data services messaging

Enterprise IM gateways (Sametime and XMPP)

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Asynchronous CFML gateway

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SMS gateway

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JMS gateway

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TCP/IP socket gateway

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Directory watcher gateway

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Enterprise

64-bit support

Port80 support for HTML5 web sockets

SSLv3 support for HTML web sockets

HTML5 charts

Built-in HTML5 videoplayer

Fall back from HTML5 to Adobe Flash technology and vice versa

Skinning support for HTML5 videoplayer

Support for events and JavaScript interface for HTML5 videoplayer

Geo-location capability with CFMAP

Suport for HTML5 input types

Support for websocket protocol on server

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Interface for publish and subscribe using web socket

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Custom styles for HTML5 charts

Integrated solutions

Embedded Apache Solr full-text search engine

Adobe LiveCycle Data Services ES integration

Eclipse based debugging

Flash remoting

Adobe Dreamweaver and Eclipse extensions

User-defined functions

Microsoft SharePoint web parts

Microsoft SharePoint single sign-on

Java portal integration (JSR-168, JSR-286, WSRP)

Email servers (POP and IMAP)

Support for Microsoft Exchange 2010

Microsoft Exchange server integration

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Directory servers (Active Directory and LDAP)

Apache Tomcat integration

Revamped Adobe Flash videoplayer

Bidirectional Java integration

Java classes loaded from custom paths

Java dynamic proxies from CFCs

Ability to invoke CFCs from Java classes

Tight integration with ColdFusion Builder

Security

Windows NT domain authentication

Built-in functions to protect against XSS and CSRF

Login mechanism

Session cookie management

Server manager and monitor

Desktop-based server manager

Web-based server administration

Administrator API

Compiled application deployment (sourceless)

Server monitoring dashboard

 

 

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