Sams Teach Yourself ColdFusion in 21 Days by Charles Mohnike

By Charles Mohnike

Whereas so much different ColdFusion books--as good as Macromedia's product documentation--play mostly to these who have honed their programming techniques in different places, Sams train your self ColdFusion in 21 Days faucets the monstrous industry of static-page designers who're able to take their websites to the subsequent point. Drawing at the luck of his well known ColdFusion educational on Wired's Webmonkey website, writer Charles Mohnike offers readers with a primary knowing of the way ColdFusion works, after which publications them by using ColdFusion to create their very own functions quick and simply. ColdFusion's upcoming unencumber capitalizes at the macromedia partnership through including direct help for Flash, permitting builders so as to add dynamic content material and database interactivity to their animations. furthermore, the hot model of ColdFusion anticipates the becoming call for for internet companies through expanding its integration with applied sciences comparable to XML and cleaning soap.

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Behind the scenes, ColdFusion plugs in the code value that I supplied in the browser URL for the variable #code# in the template’s query section. 3. 3 A Sample Query Section Using an ID Number to Select a Specific Record 1: 2: 3: SELECT title, year, rating FROM movies WHERE ID = 3 4: 5: By changing the URL I use to access the template page, I can generate output for any movie in my database. If my database had hundreds or even thousands of records, I could view formatted output for any one of them with this single template.

I’ll cover databases in exhausting depth in Day 4, “Building a Database and Organizing Data,” but today, here’s just a quick intro for neophytes. A database is a file or series of files created in programs such as Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, FoxPro, FileMaker Pro, and so on. Each of these applications has its unique features, but essentially they all perform the same business. They assemble your reams of valuable input data into a single location in which each individual chunk of data (a name, a price, an address) relates to other chunks of data and is organized for easy access.

Real-Time Web Presentation Many businesses can use ColdFusion directly with their active databases. This means that the moment someone in the warehouse records a product as shipped, the pages on the Web site immediately reflect the change in inventory. In most cases, businesses can continue to use the same database, spreadsheet, or word-processing software they’ve always used in the same way they’ve always used it. Just imagine the reception when you march into a business and tell its owners that you can put their entire operation online in real-time—without them forking over a cent to retrain employees.

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