Debugging & Logging with ColdBox

Abilio Posada |  June 30, 2023

Are you tired of using writeDump() every time you encounter issues? Spending more time troubleshooting than developing new features? Dealing with legacy code nightmares? Say goodbye to old-fashioned troubleshooting methods! Introducing cbDebugger & LogBox, powerful tools to simplify your ColdBox app debugging process. And guess what? They are open-source and free!

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Configurations Outside the Coldbox CFC with ColdBox 7

Esme Acevedo |  June 27, 2023

ColdBox 7 brings us many great new features, but let’s not overlook a simple one that improves the organization of our ColdBox application's moduleSettings.

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Delegates - The Lightning of (Coldbox 7) Empowerment

Jon Clausen |  June 27, 2023

One of the the most significant new features in Coldbox v7 and Wirebox v7, delegates, is arguably a new language feature rather than a framework feature. Despite the implementation not being native with either Lucee or Adobe engines, the functionality provided using delegates is both long overdue and likely to change the way you program - and, especially, the way you approach inheritance and code reusability.

Delegates are game-changers for anyone using Wirebox, in the way you approach code reusability and inheritance.

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Async Your Future with ColdBox 7

Maria Jose Herrera |  June 20, 2023

Async Your Future

Applications are only sometimes lightweight. There can often be large datasets and complex operations that need to run. To help remedy this, you can tap into the JDK using ColdBox's AsyncManager to bring pipelines, futures, and other tools to help com...

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ColdBox Application Templates

Grant Copley |  June 19, 2023

ColdBox 7 dropped just over a month ago, and as part of those updates, the ColdBox Application Templates have also been updated. If you didn't know already, there are a handful of application templates that you can use to get up and running with ColdBox quickly.

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Hyper Updates - June 2023

Eric Peterson |  June 16, 2023

There's been lots of updates to Hyper this month. Let's dive in to the changes.

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ColdBox From Zero to Hero - October Ortus Workshop

Maria Jose Herrera |  June 16, 2023

Calling all CFML developers and enthusiasts! We are thrilled to announce an upcoming event that promises to elevate your skills and empower you with ColdBox's latest updates and features. Join us for a two-day workshop led by modern CFML industry experts Luis Majano and Gavin Pickin as they guide you through the ins and outs of ColdBox development. Whether you're a beginner looking to jumpstart your journey into the MVC ecosystem or an experienced developer seeking to refine your ColdBox skills, this workshop is designed to meet your needs.

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5 Benefits of Using ColdBox to Build Your REST API

Daniel Garcia |  June 16, 2023

ColdBox is an excellent MVC framework that can be used to solve many problems, from creating simple websites to enterprise-level applications. With built-in support for logging, caching, routing, dependency injection, testing, documentation, and more, it covers most of your needs as a developer. It also supports a modular architecture that allows you to grow your application as needed.

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TestBox VSCode Extension v2.0.0 Released!

Luis Majano |  June 15, 2023

We are excited to announce the release of version 2.0.0 of the TestBox VSCode Extension. This new version brings enhanced support for TestBox v5, introduces convenient default shortcuts, adds new commands with extensive configuration options, and includes several improvements for linting, file formatting, and code quality. Additionally, we have optimized the spec lookup feature for faster and more accurate navigation. In this blog post, we will explore the key additions and improvements in the TestBox VSCode Extension v2.0.0.

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Empowering Open Source Innovation: A Recap of the Enterprise Messaging Presentation at Open South Code 2023

Luis Majano |  June 10, 2023

I just had the please to present at Open South Code, the innovative open-source conference held in Malaga, Spain. It had been 3 years since I attended since the conference was on hiatus after Covid.

This conference is an amazing conference always filled with great conversations and great speakers from all over the world. I had the privilege of speaking about Enterprise Messaging with RabbitMQ.

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