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May 22, 2007
Some ColdFusion 8 (Scorpio) Engineering Statistics So Far...

Ben Forta posted some stats about the Scorpio World Tour so far. Ben Nadel then summarized it all into photo of Ben I thought summed it up pretty nicely:

So I thought it might be interesting to share some ColdFusion Engineering statistics about the making of ColdFusion 8 "Scorpio" so far...

23 months in the making
960,000 air miles flown to facilitate collaboration, customer meetings and feature construction
1,860 person days running automated and manual regressions
2,560 person days of product research

150 person days spent scrutinizing, hacking, testing and fixing product security with external security firm

3,165 private Beta testers
75 real-life customer applications tested and over 2.2 million lines CMFL code

2 "don't break the build!" rubber chickens
72 All-Hands Meetings
3 Sync Dev Waves
54 legal reviews

9,165 Beta forum message threads
69 Beta forum message threads about the proper naming of attributeCollection

3,901 bugs fixed
113 bugs filed by Ray Camden

57 major feature signoff meetings

5X faster than ColdFusion MX 7 (up to)

33,769 source code files in the main source tree
2,365,591,552 bytes worth of source code files and libraries in the main source tree

....and we're not done yet!