NodeJS is an extremely popular open source (server-side) platform that is growing in popularity each and every day. It is currently being employed by a number of top leading brands such as LinkedIn, Yahoo, Twitter and Ebay to power their data intensive and real time network applications. Built using Chrome’s V8 JavaScript, Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight, practical and efficient for building fast and highly scalable network applications.

Being an event driven, server side Javascript runtime for highly scalable and real time applications, Node.JS is a source of speedy development and compelling solution for the development procedure where iteration usually engrosses working on straight up openings.

Node.JS is a platform built on chrome’s Java script runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Node.JS uses an event-driven, non blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices. Node.JS is built on V8 javascript engine, which makes google chrome so fast.

NodeJS is a highly advanced and powerful server-side tool, however, it is important for your brand to understand that. NodeJS is not suitable for every job and your project may require the addition of other tools such as AngularJS, a platform that deals mainly with the client side of web applications. Virtualwebs’ use a very transparent and personal approach in dealing with our clients because we want to create a better web development experience for everyone.

Benefits of Node.JS

  • Event driven & heavily I/O bound oriented.

  • Able to handle a large number of concurrent connections with other systems.

  • Applications that need to talk to the back or server end very often.

  • Produce high amounts of traffic and are highly scalable.

  • Based on real-time.

  • Handle huge amounts of information streaming to and from other sources.