As is typically the case, CFUNITED has a pair of themes.  There's the conference theme, which, as always, is helping CF coders become more empowered by learning about new things (OO, using CFCs, learning frameworks, etc.), and then there's the "backtheme".  This year it's all don't use only CF.  Adobe's integrating Hibernate into CF9, Railo [...]

Barney and the Holy Grail

Yes, I know it's Lent, but I'm not talking about that Grail – I'm talking about Grails, the web framework for Groovy (the dynamic layer for Java).
I've been looking for a way to ditch CFML for a while now, but nothing has really hit the mark. I keep hoping that Adobe is going [...]