Free Hands On ContentBox Workshop at ITB 2017 in Houston

Come attend the free day-long ContentBox workshop, being held the day before IntotheBox, as we will walk through converting an existing CFML-based website (one which you may recognize) into ContentBox, including the steps from scratch, the benefits, and available features and options to really empower and improve most any site.

Want to know what we'll cover in the workshop? Read more.

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Meet Pete Freitag - Speaker Interview for ITB 2017

Pete Freitag is an asset to the cfml community. Pete is probably most well-known for HackMyCF, but has built a lot of great products, as you can see on his website. CFDocs is another great project that Pete is leading the way with, currently the project has 71 contributors, creating the ultimate documentation for cfml, crossing the engine boundaries.

We are very happy to have Pete back again as a speaker at this years Into the Box 2017… speaking about "Securing CFML Codebases"

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Into The Box 2017 Schedule Released!

We are so excited to finally unveil the schedule lineup for our Into The Box conference. We have over 20 speakers from around the world, 5 hands-on training workshops, and over 30 diverse sessions that we hope will blow your socks off! So what are you waiting for, check out the great content for this year's Into The Box conference and reserve your spot!


2017 Schedule


Get Ready To Train!

This year we have 5 training workshops ocurring on April 26, 1 day before the 2-day conference.

  • Building RESTFul Services
  • BDD with TestBox
  • CommandBox DeepDive
  • ContentBox Modular CMS FREE
  • Preside Platform FREE


Please remember that space is limited and seats do go fast, so get your seat reserved today!

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Preside Platform - Sponsors ITB2017


We are very excited to announce that the Preside Platform will be sponsoring Into the Box, presenting about their amazing platform and even doing a FREE training workshop as well. Phew! These guys are on fire and ready to teach you all about the Preside Platform. So see you real soon in Texas!


Preside is a leading web development platform running on the JVM. Open source and enterprise class, the Preside platform offers your developers a familiar MVC based experience with unequalled flexibility to build applications, websites and other content led digital products.

United Airlines Discounts for Into The Box 2017

*UPDATED 3/14/17*
We are so excited to announce discounts from [United Airlines]( for all of our Into The Box attendees. The percentage of discounts fluctuates on fares and locations but can be up to 10% off your domestic or international airfare or any car rental from the Houston International Airport (IAH). Just use the following discount code: **ZY5U117809** when you are booking your travel via the [United Airlines meeting travel website]( or when calling their service department.

Computer Know How - Sponsors ITB2017

We are excited to announce the bronze sponsorship of Computer Know How for the Into The Box 2017 Conference. We have been partners with CKH for several years and they are an amazing web application development company. Thank you for your patronage, and continuing support. We are excited to see them in Houston this April!


Please remember that time is counting down, so get your ticket now while seats are available!


CKH was born in 1997. Our talented and experienced team of 11 has a combined total of 67 years of experience in computer repair, network monitoring and maintenance, website design, and website development.

Into The Box 2017 Call For Speakers

We are pleased to announce the call for speakers for our 4th annual Into The Box conference. The conference will be held in The Woodlands (Houston), Texas on April 27th-28th at the Hyatt Place Conference Center. We are expanding our conference to two days and a centralized new location for everybody in the US and Europe. This conference will also sport a pre-conference hands-on training day on April 26. You will be able to get expert training from the Ortus Team on the following courses all for one All Access price.

April 26 - Training Workshops

  • Building Scalable RESTFul Services
  • Behavior Driven Development with TestBox
  • CommandBox Deep Dive
  • Building applications with ContentBox Modular CMS



Call for papers closes at midnight 12/31/2016. So get your submissions done before the holidays :)

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