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PHP vs CFML Code Comparison Study: web server directory browsing Fri, May 03, 2013 Adam Cameron's ColdFusion blog had a post on his learning PHP and he wrote some CFML which was a bit verbose.  I wanted to show that CFML is almost always less verbose then the equivalent PHP.  Adam's post: http://adamcameroncoldfusion.blo... Read More

Pros and Cons of CFML vs PHP and other languages Wed, Apr 17, 2013 It seems like the world is getting more diverse and specialized as we have a variety of choices where there used to be so few for web development. Often, I write about how Railo and CFML benefits me.  This time I'm going to point out some diffe... Read More

Web application performance optimization tips for CFML, PHP and other languages Mon, Apr 15, 2013 It's taken me a long time to eliminate disk overhead from my web application, and I'm not done yet. Once you have an app that is CPU bound instead of disk bound, then you can start to justify using some other more efficient language. However, there i... Read More

Hot rod your PHP app with Caucho Quercus and start learning Java technologies Mon, Apr 15, 2013 Caucho Quercus is a commercial solution for accelerating PHP applications that starts at around $700 for a single processor.  They rewrote PHP to run on the Java Virtual Machine, which is a pretty amazing feat.  Caucho was able to optimize ... Read More

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