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ColdFusion Enterprise (2016 Release) ColdFusion Standard (2016 Release)
API Manager API monitoring
API version and lifecycle management
API Access Control
API rate limiting and throttling
API developer portal
SOAP gateway
External storage for session scope
API Caching
Enterprise API management
SOAP to REST translation
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
Customised tag framework
Application Development Full CFSCRIPT support
Command line interface
Member functions
QueryExecute and Elvis operator
Social log in support and social plug-in integration
Customised serialiser and de-serialiser for JSON and XML
Multi-site RESTful web services
Object-relational mapping (ORM)
ORM text search
Advanced caching (ehcache)
Ajax UI component
Ajax framework
Image manipulation
RSSand atom feed creation and consumption
ZIP and JAR archive file manipulation
Database introspection
Customised server-side chart styles
Server-side charting and graphing
ColdFusion components (CFCs)
XML support
XPath support
Web services (SOAP) Enhanced Enhanced
Built-in support for REST
File manipulation
.NET assembly support (DLL)
Java, servlet and EJB connectivity
FTP and SFTP servers
Virtual file systems (RAM)
Virtual file systems (ZIP, JAR, FTP, SFTP)
Multi-threaded CFML1 (CFTHREAD) Restricted functionality
Database client connection management
Support for additional database types
Database exception handling
Failover support for database
Revamped scheduler engine
Grouping of scheduled tasks
Misfire and exception handling of scheduled tasks
Scheduled task priority
Listeners for scheduled tasks
Cluster support for scheduled tasks
Chaining of scheduled tasks
Application-specific scheduled tasks
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 Restricted functionality
Data management service
Data services messaging
Enterprise IM gateways (Sametime and XMPP) Restricted functionality
Asynchronous CFML gateway Restricted functionality
SMS gateway Restricted functionality
JMS gateway Restricted functionality
TCP/IP socket gateway Restricted functionality
Directory watcher gateway Restricted functionality
Document services PDF digital signatures
PDF archiving
Full PDF DDX support
PDF redaction
PDF sanitisation
Exchange comments across files
Standardised PDF metadata
PDF attachments
PDF stamp support
Cluster support for HTML to PDF conversion
Microsoft Office 2010 PowerPoint file generation
PDF file conversion from Microsoft Office 2010 Word and PowerPoint
MS Office 2010 Excel support Restricted functionality
PDF form processing Restricted functionality
PDF document manipulation Restricted functionality
Server-side printing Restricted functionality
Online presentation generation Restricted functionality
PDF file generation from HTML Restricted functionality
Structured reporting Restricted functionality
Enterprise infrastructure 64-bit support
Administrative user and role management
Request limit management
Operating system virtualisation support2
High-scalability email engine
Web-based multi-instance manager
Web-based cluster manager
JEE package deployment (EAR/WAR)
Multiple server instances
Instance clustering
Enterprise database drivers
ColdFusion archiving and deployment (CAR)
HTML5 Cluster support for HTML5 web sockets
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
Interface for publish and subscribe using web socket Restricted functionality
Customised styles for HTML5 charts
Integrated solutions Embedded Apache Solr full-text search engine
Support for dynamic customised fields for Solr
Data import handler for Solr
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
Directory servers (Active Directory and LDAP)
Apache Tomcat integration
Revamped Adobe Flash videoplayer
Bi-directional Java integration
Java classes loaded from customised paths
Java dynamic proxies from CFCs
Ability to invoke CFCs from Java classes
Tight integration with ColdFusion Builder
Security Windows NT domain authentication
RSA FIPS 140–compliant strong cryptology
Security sandboxing
Built-in functions to protect against XSS and CSRF
Log In mechanism
Security code analyzer
Session cookie management
Server manager and monitor Desktop-based server manager
Web-based server administration
Administrator API
Compiled application deployment (sourceless)
Server monitoring dashboard
Server monitoring API