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What are the main features of ColdFusion | Pinpoint Digital LLC

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ColdFusion is a powerful programming language. It is distinguished from other popular programming languages in that it is one of the fastest and most secure options available to developers today. It’s scripting language, ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML) also sets it apart.

CFML is comparable to scripting found in ASP, JSP and PHP. However, its tag syntax is similar to HTML and its script syntax is similar to JavaScript. ColdFusion does support other programming languages including server-side Actionscript and embedded scripts.

While it is typically used for data-driven websites and intranets, it is also effective at generating remote services like SOAP web services and Flash remoting. It is also ideal for use as the server-side technology to the client-side.

Other features of ColdFusion include simplified database access, client and server cache management, client-side code generation, conversion from HTML to PDF, data retrieval from enterprise systems, file indexing and GUI administration.

There are numerous other features that make ColdFusion the choice of web developers when they need a powerful programming option. Is ColdFusion the right choice for your next project? Discussing this with your web designer or developer will help you decide the most effective option for your next project.

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