15 Oct 2009
I'm working on a large Flex project that is backed by CF (I'm the resident CF nerd ... no cool Flex stuff for me!). We're getting near the stage that a v1 (or Google Beta) will go live. When the initial server was setup, CF9 was not yet released nor had Railo and OpenBD been fully open-sourced. Understandably, a CF8 license was purchased and remains in use.
Earlier today, I ran a basic test between CF8, CF9, and Railo because my local copy of CF8 was taking forever to perform a certain task. This is totally unofficial but the difference in speed/performance between CF8 and CF9/Railo 3.1.1 was so shocking I wanted to add a post about it: