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Secure Your Application – PCI DSS Specifications
PCI DSS stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, and is a worldwide security standard assembled by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). The PCI security standards are technical and operational requirements that were created to help organizations that process card payments prevent credit card fraud, hacking and various other security vulnerabilities and threats. The standards apply to all organizations that store, process or transmit cardholder data – with guidance for software developers and manufacturers of applications and devices used in those transactions. A company processing, storing, or transmitting cardholder data must be PCI DSS compliant. Read more – ‘Secure Your Application – PCI DSS Specifications’.
JavaScript Frameworks – Let There Be Light
For many web developers, whenever JavaScript is mentioned it provokes a rye smile; JavaScript is one of those programming languages that is rather avoided than embraced. This is not the fault of the language itself, but rather the browsers. Read more – ‘JavaScript Frameworks – Let There Be Light’.
Poor Man's HTTP Compression with ColdFusion
Almost every web application will benefit from the compression of content. A compression filter optimises the size of the content that is sent from a webserver to a web browser via the Internet. Since generating content and serving pages via the World Wide Web is the core behind web applications, it is simple components that aid these processes that are incredibly useful. This is where servlet filters come into play. Read more – ‘Poor Man's HTTP Compression with ColdFusion’.
onTap – Web Application Framework
The onTap framework is an Open Source Framework for quickly developing powerful web applications using Macromedia's ColdFusion application server. Read more – ‘onTap – Web Application Framework’.
Fusebox – Web Application Framework
Application developers face a daunting task: they must translate the often fuzzily-defined requirements for a new application into the rigid language of computers. Read more – ‘Fusebox – Web Application Framework’.
Mach-II – Web Application Framework
Mach-II is a web-application framework focused on easing software development and maintenance developed by Hal Helms and Ben Edwards. Read more – ‘Mach-II – Web Application Framework’.
Model-Glue – Web Application Framework
Model-Glue is an Implicit Invocation framework simplifying use of the Model View Controller design pattern in ColdFusion applications. It's designed to be easy to use and play well with others, like Tartan. Read more – ‘Model-Glue – Web Application Framework’.
TheHub – Web Application Framework
TheHub, like other application development frameworks, utilizes the notion of a central hub template that all requests for the application pass through. That cental hub is the point or place within the application that the processing of all code hinges upon. Read more – ‘TheHub – Web Application Framework’.
Tartan – Web Application Framework
Tartan is a command-driven service framework for ColdFusion. It was built to help produce the service layer within a larger application architecture which relies on strict separation or layering of functionality. Read more – ‘Tartan – Web Application Framework’.