ColdBox is a conventions-based HMVC web development framework for ColdFusion (CFML).

ColdBox HMVC Platform- v7.x

ColdBox Hierarchical MVC is the de-facto enterprise-level HMVC framework for ColdFusion (CFML) developers. It's professionally backed, conventions-based, modular, highly extensible, and productive. Getting started with ColdBox is quick and painless. ColdBox takes the pain out of development by giving you a standardized methodology for modern ColdFusion (CFML) development with features such as:

It provides a set of reusable code and tools that can be used to increase your development productivity, as well as a development standard for working in team environments.


The ColdBox Platform is open source and licensed under the Apache 2 License.

  • Copyright by Ortus Solutions, Corp

  • ColdBox, CacheBox, WireBox, and LogBox are registered trademarks of Ortus Solutions, Corp.

Discussion & Help

The Ortus Community is how to get help for our entire platform and modules:

You can also join our Slack Box Team at:

Reporting a Bug

We all make mistakes from time to time :) So why not let us know about it and help us out? We also love 😍 pull requests, so please star us and fork us at:

Jira Issue Tracking

Professional Open Source

ColdBox is a professional open source software backed by Ortus Solutions, Corp offering services like:

  • Custom Development

  • Professional Support & Mentoring

  • Training

  • Server Tuning

  • Security Hardening

  • Code Reviews



Because of His grace, this project exists. If you don't like this, don't read it, it's not for you.

"Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ: By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God." Romans 5:5

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