Lucee Server features & specifications

Platform support

OS support

Supported on any Java platform.

Installers provided for

  • Windows
  • OS X
  • Linux

WAR file & JAR file deployment versions also available.

Supported servlet containers

  • Any servlet container (e.g. Jetty, Tomcat, Glassfish, JBoss, Resin, etc)
  • Supplied with Tomcat (installed version) or Jetty (express version)

Supported web servers

  • Microsoft IIS
  • Apache HTTP server
  • Jetty

Supported Java versions

  • JRE 6
  • JRE 7

Server features

Clustering & failover

  • Included in all versions

Database support

  • DB2
  • Firebird
  • H2 Database Engine
  • Hypersonic
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MySQL
  • ODBC (Access, etc.)
  • Oracle
  • JDBC
  • PostgreSQL
  • Sybase

Support for transactions, query caching, stored procedures, etc.

Virtual file systems supported

  • Local hard disk
  • RAM
  • HTTP
  • DB
  • FTP
  • SFTP
  • ZIP
  • TAR
  • Amazon AWS S3

Mail protocols supported

  • POP
  • SMTP
  • IMAP

Remote comms support

  • HTTP
  • HTTPS
  • FTP
  • SFTP Built-in GZIP support for HTTP responses

Caching

Cache types

  • Template cache
  • Partial template cache
  • Database query cache
  • Function cache
  • User caches

Supported user caches

  • RamCache
  • EHCache Lite
  • EHCache
  • CouchDB
  • MongoDB
  • Memcached
  • Infinispan
  • Membase

Search

  • Apache Lucene included

Charting, document creation & other media

  • Charting engine included
  • PDF creation included
  • Image creation & manipulation included
  • Video conversion & playback included

Extensibility features

  • Java objects
  • web services
  • COM

Additional language extensions, frameworks, additional features, drivers, etc. available for automatic download and installation via the Extension Manager.

Scheduling

  • Scheduler available programatically or via administrator
  • Failed schedules monitored
  • Schedule logging

Language features

CFML compatibility

  • Version 10

OOP features

  • interfaces
  • implicit accessors / mutators
  • implicit constructors
  • ORM (object-relational mapping)

Error handling

  • Robust exception handling includings

    • try / catch
    • throwing
    • rethrowing
    • finally
    • catch-all error handling in code
    • site-wide error handling temlates

Security features

  • Support for NTLM
  • HTTPS
  • login, logout and role management

Encryption features

Support for various encryption standards:

  • CFML specific algorithm
  • AES
  • BLOWFISH
  • DES
  • Triple DES

Encodings available:

  • Base64
  • Hex
  • UU

Data format support

  • XML
  • JSON
  • WDDX
  • RSS

Compression algorithms supported

  • ZIP
  • TAR
  • TGZ

Debugging

  • Integrated debugging templates
    • Customisable output for different groups of users
    • Contents of debug output selectable
    • Determine unused query columns and unscoped variables
  • FusionDebug compatible

Benchmarking and profiling tools

  • FusionAnalytics compatible

Editor / IDE support

Deployment & hosting features

Deployment

  • Lucee archives
  • Secure Lucee archive

Monitoring support

  • FusionReactor compatible

Supported cloud systems

(Beanstalk, Amazon EC2, Cloudbees, Jelastic etc.)