- Virtual file system. Treating an ftp site or an S3 instance as just another resource? BADASS.
- Railo's notion of contexts. Each app is an isolated thing. We've been working around that problem with CF for a long time. With railo, it's simply not a problem
- cfvideo is really, really cool. Now, I know that a lot of people don't want to see this in CF. And I know it won't be in the open source version of Railo. Still.... watching the kinds of sweet things Gert demoed, I can see its value
Thursday, July 31, 2008 Posted by Marc Esher at 1:16 PM
Last night, Gert Franz from Railo visited our Baltimore Adobe User Group. First, thanks to Gert for spending so much time with us. Next, thanks to Nic Tunney for leading the group, as always. Finally, extra special thanks to Bob Clingan for setting it all up. So, real quick: Railo is impressive. It's damn near unbelievable that such a small team of people could create a product so solid and forward thinking. Some of my favorite things: