is a popular web applications development tool. ColdFusion uses
a tag-based, server scripting language that is ideal for programming
Web applications. Processed entirely on the server, the ColdFusion
Markup Language (CFML) cleanly integrates with HTML for user interface
and XML for data exchange. Both open and extendible, CFML supports
more than 70 server-side tags, 200 functions, and 800 third-party
components making it the most productive language available for
creating advanced Web applications. In addition, ColdFusion supports
Java and C++, and fully integrates with object transaction middleware
through COM, CORBA, or EJB.
not work on the same Virtual Private Servers. Be sure
to have only one or the other installed on any one Virtual
commonly used for the development of database-enabled web sites,
and supports several databases including dBase/FoxPro, IBM DB2/6000,
INFORMIX 7.x/9.x, Sybase 11, OpenIngres 1.x/2.x, Oracle 7/8, MS
SQL, and MySQL.
Though ColdFusion is capable of connecting to all these databases,
MySQL is the only database, which can be run on your Virtual Private Servers.
CFX Custom Tags are not supported on the Virtual Private Servers,
unless they have been built elsewhere using Sun's C++ Compiler,
Coldfusion is available on the VPS platform only. Due to
licensing restrictions, ColdFusion cannot be installed on