"FW/1 - The Invisible Framework", with Sean Corfield

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WHEN: Thurs. Feb 4, 6:00pm US ET (UTC/GMT-5)

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MEETING URL: http://experts.acrobat.com/cfmeetup/
DURATION: Approx. 1 hour
Meeting will be recorded. URL will be posted after meeting at http://recordings.coldfusionmeetup.com

ABOUT THIS SESSION:

Our 6pm (US ET) talk on Thursday Feb 4 will be "FW/1 - The Invisible Framework", with Sean Corfield.

TOPIC DESCRIPTION: (provided by the speaker)

ColdFusion has always been about simplicity and "getting stuff done". I created Framework One (FW/1) in that same spirit: with just one file and some simple conventions, you won't even notice you're using it! If the learning curve, code bloat and XML have put you off other frameworks, find out why developers are saying "FW/1 is perfect" and how you can use it to just focus on your code, be productive and stop worrying about "the framework".

SPEAKER: (provided by the speaker)

Sean is currently CEO of Railo Technologies US. He has worked in IT for over twenty five years, starting out writing database systems and compilers then moving into mobile telecoms and finally into web development in 1997. Along the way, he worked on the ISO and ANSI C++ Standards committees for eight years and is a staunch advocate of software standards and best practice. Sean has championed and contributed to a number of CFML frameworks and was lead developer on Fusebox for two years.

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