In fact ColdFusion was and is so revolutionary that nothing anything like as cool has ever emerged since.
Conversations on Java memory management and tuning. Java, JVM, Containers.
During those 3 years I have gradually evolved a set of very beneficial JVM arguments which seem to truly get the best results from Java on 64-bit web environments.
The idea being to roll-out and "fit it and forget it" solution for ColdFusion-CFML applications.