This is another stars-aligned, providential moment whereby my organization is seeking to choose a cloud provider at the same time Adobe is stepping up to the plate with a new arsenal of tools to get me there faster. After watching another excellent Brian Klaas conference session, this time at CF Summit 2020, it was time to dive in. His advice to start your cloud journey by moving local assets to the cloud resounded in my ears, and so that is exactly what we will accomplish here. 

In this blog post, we will cover:

  • Setting up S3
  • Configuring S3 in the ColdFusion 2021 Administrator
  • Programmatically creating a bucket
  • Uploading and downloading a file from that bucket.