The goal of this guide is to provide professional advice on architecting your ColdFusion environment for high availability with optimal throughput and performance for your unique applications. This guide endeavors serve as a starting point for your tuning and security efforts. It attempts to explain the reasons behind certain settings and configurations to help you make a more informed decision for your needs. It is targeted at Adobe ColdFusion 2016 installations, however much of the advice will apply to versions 9 and later.
There is no magic configuration for all applications. Any and all settings should be thoroughly tested with your application before implementation in a production environment. It is important to understand how each setting may impact how your application functions and performs.