Node.js

Node.js


Node.js is a JS runtime environment which allows the infrastructure to build and run an application. It’s a light, scalable, and cross-platform way to execute code. It uses an event-driven I/O model which makes it extremely efficient and makes scalable network application possible.

With more than a billion downloads, Node.js thrives in building real-time applications, Internet of Things, and microservices. It’s gaining traction faster than any other technology and ranks in the top most-in-demand developer skills.

Why choose Node.js?


  • It makes coding in JavaScript for both the client and server side possible.
  • it makes building real-time apps (eg. chat or gaming) lightning fast.
  • it increases the efficiency of the development process as it fills the gap between frontend and backend developers.
  • the ever-growing NPM (Node Package Manager) gives developers multiple tools and modules to use, thus further boosting their productivity.
  • code executes faster than in any other language
  • Node is perfect for microservices which are a popular solution among enterprise apps.