"I think it is because Coldfusion isn't viewed as a good development language. The people making decisions hear .NET, Java, or PHP... so coldfusion isn't really looked from a management point of view.
What they don't seem to…"
"I'll venture a guess: Because there are not that many CF jobs to begin with. Most people will train themselves in other languages such as PHP or ASP simply because there's more job opportunities in these.
To get an idea of what's out…"
"This is NOT a message from Adobe! Where did Nick get that erroneous information?
Some Indian CF dev posted it on LinkedIn (quoted exactly as above) as a message from Adobe so maybe Nick got it from there and wasn't paying attention?
"So the answer when Adobe would dump ColdFusion the same way they did Fireworks last week, Flash last year and progressively every otherproduct they got from Macromedia - is soon.
When will they get to the last man standing - Dreamweaver or is Muse…"
Dear members, please find below a message from Adobe,==In an effort to assist the ColdFusion community, Adobe, and the larger open source world, a few leaders in the ColdFusion arena have stepped forward to form an open source software development group known as 'Team CF Advance'. The primary purpose of this development group will be to advance ColdFusion applications as an open source solution through development and improvement of open source software solutions combined with social marketing…See More