Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Ben Nadel at the New York ColdFusion User Group (Apr. 2008) with: Clark Valberg and Nafisa Sabu

Richard

Member since Dec 11, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Richard

  • Learning ColdFusion 9: IsNull() And Working With NULL Values

    Posted on Jul 3, 2010 at 6:33 AM

    Hi Ben - thorough stuff as usual. Although it's an old post I stumbled across it while scratching my head a bit about these functions. It's all pretty clear no but the thing that threw me in the first place was this. If you assign for example some java function that returns NULL to a variable then ... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Jan 10, 2009 at 4:39 AM

    Just an update since I posted my opinions on 18 Sep 2008. Issues such as long outages during maintenance slots have since disappeared, and the stability of my VPS has been excellent. I'm encouraged to think that this has been a result of HMS looking at issues they had, and addressing them which is o... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 18, 2008 at 1:07 PM

    @dave - em isn't the reason you go with a managed VPS because you dont want to be bothered with System Admin?... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 18, 2008 at 12:17 PM

    @Jeff and all I don't want to turn this into a "knock HMS" thread, I just wanted to know about other peoples experiences, but thanks for all the info, and thanks Ben! I'm looking at SoZO at the moment as an alternative... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 18, 2008 at 11:53 AM

    You can see some monitoring reports here for a blog I run http://www.wormly.com/site_uptime/hostid/13073 Todays stats are not there yet... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 18, 2008 at 11:50 AM

    VPS today is down for 11 hours. I raised 4 support tickets. None were answered. I eventually got through to support on live chat. They said a server update had gone wrong. Maybe it's because we're based in Europe....... read more »

  • HostMySite.com Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 18, 2008 at 8:17 AM

    Hi Ben I resurrected this to find out if you are still happy. I have found that HMS support has really deteriorated in the last few months (since the takeover). In addition I am experiencing regular downtime periods in the order of 5-9 hours on my VPS whenever they apply any maintenence. And they d... read more »